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Find more Folan 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 30 more people named Folan 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 424 people named Folan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Folan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 454 people named Folan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39% of adults were unmarried
  • 25% were children
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 112 were children

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • The most common mother tongue was Yugoslavian