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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 11 people named Spannan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% less people named Spannan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Spannan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • 4 were children
  • 50% were children
  • On average men worked 25 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 7 were first-generation Americans