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Find more Sloane 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 263 less people named Sloane 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 2,279 people named Sloane in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Sloane in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,016 people named Sloane were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 209 women had paying jobs
  • For 1,034 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 7% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 276 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 526 were first-generation Americans