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Find more Fagan 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 1,112 less people named Fagan 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 10,065 people named Fagan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Fagan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,953 people named Fagan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2,721 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 1,408 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940