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Find more Skane 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 27 more people named Skane 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 130 people named Skane in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Skane in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 157 people named Skane were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 76 females, Gertrude was the most common name
  • 13 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,135
  • 70%, or 30 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 25% were children

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

  • 37% were first-generation Americans
  • 27 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940