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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 163 people named Golan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 80% more people named Golan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 294 people named Golan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9 reported their race as other than white
  • 6 were disabled
  • 99 were children
  • 279 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 73 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland