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Find more Eiland 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 136 more people named Eiland 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 904 people named Eiland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Eiland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,040 people named Eiland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29 were disabled
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,973
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 302 reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 303 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 49 were first-generation Americans