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Find more Donavan 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 382 less people named Donavan 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 2,902 people named Donavan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Donavan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,520 people named Donavan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 132 were disabled
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 24% of women had paying jobs
  • 311 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 304 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940