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Find more Foland 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 153 more people named Foland 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 965 people named Foland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Foland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,118 people named Foland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • 149 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,969
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $1,005

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

  • 211 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 13 was born in foreign country
  • The most common mother tongue was Japanese
  • 1% were born in foreign countries