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

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In 1940, 767 people named Arkin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Harry
  • 4% were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 737 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 93 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940