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Find more Boland 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 190 less people named Boland 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 7,165 people named Boland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Boland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,975 people named Boland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6,679 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 58%, or 981 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31% of adults were unmarried
  • 28% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 956 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 822 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • They most commonly lived in New York