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Find more Bannan 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 161 more people named Bannan 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 481 people named Bannan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Bannan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 642 people named Bannan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 613 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 20 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • The most common mother tongue was Irish
  • 141 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York