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Find more Coly 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 98 more people named Coly 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 80 people named Coly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 122% more people named Coly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 178 people named Coly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 40% were children
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 37% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,327
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Albert

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 11% were first-generation Americans