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Find more Roans 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 97 more people named Roans 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 24 people named Roans in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 404% more people named Roans in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 121 people named Roans were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 55%, or 12 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1 was disabled

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • 22 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania