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Find more Holen 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 223 more people named Holen 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 421 people named Holen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 53% more people named Holen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 644 people named Holen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 79 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 32 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 5% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 121 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Norse
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota
  • 164 were first-generation Americans