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Find more Kahan 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 168 more people named Kahan 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 543 people named Kahan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% more people named Kahan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 711 people named Kahan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 683 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Austria
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 231 were first-generation Americans