You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Duane 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 52 more people named Duane in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 1,300 people named Duane in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Duane in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 1,352 people named Duane were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 4% were disabled
  • 1,246 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 56%, or 194 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 448 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Tribal Language
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 167 were born in foreign countries