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Find more Alba 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 79 more people named Alba 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 820 people named Alba in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Alba in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 899 people named Alba were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 68%, or 123 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 39% were children
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 317 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Italy
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico