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Find more Tolan 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 68 less people named Tolan 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 870 people named Tolan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Tolan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 802 people named Tolan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55%, or 111 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 160 adults were unmarried
  • 31% were children
  • 8% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Eire
  • 230 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940