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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 27 people named Colenan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1059% more people named Colenan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 313 people named Colenan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 38 women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2 were first-generation Americans