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Find more Coltrane 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 more people named Coltrane 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 452 people named Coltrane in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Coltrane in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 520 people named Coltrane were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • 160 were children
  • For 279 females, Minnie was the most common name
  • 506 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 111 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Washington Dc