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Find more Danville 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 42 more people named Danville 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 82 people named Danville in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 51% more people named Danville in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 124 people named Danville were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24 adults were unmarried
  • 9 were disabled
  • 26% were children
  • 118 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • Most fathers originated from Michigan
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 32% were first-generation Americans