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Find more Colony 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 23 less people named Colony 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 292 people named Colony in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Colony in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 269 people named Colony were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 81
  • 15 were disabled
  • 76 were children
  • 41 adults were unmarried

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

  • 38 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New Hampshire
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • Most mothers originated from New Hampshire