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Find more Kean 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 205 more people named Kean 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 2,517 people named Kean in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Kean in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,722 people named Kean were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 5% were disabled
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,585

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 424 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York