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Find more Bolan relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 99 more people named Bolan in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 1,061 people named Bolan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Bolan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,160 people named Bolan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 249 adults were unmarried
  • 110 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,345
  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Bolan families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 116 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland