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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 178 people named Keelen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Keelen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 217 people named Keelen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 82 were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey