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Find more Pillan 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 20 more people named Pillan 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 12 people named Pillan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 167% more people named Pillan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Pillan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,650
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 31% of women had paying jobs
  • 1 was disabled

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

  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 2 were first-generation Americans
  • 8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17% were first-generation Americans