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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 727 people named Doonan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Doonan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 706 people named Doonan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 78 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,011
  • 27% were children
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 117 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Irish Free State
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland