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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 1,094 people named Ruane in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Ruane in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,234 people named Ruane were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42 were disabled
  • 5% were disabled
  • 43% of adults were unmarried
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Gaelic
  • Most fathers originated from Irish Free State
  • 117 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 514 were first-generation Americans