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Find more Bober 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 383 more people named Bober 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 875 people named Bober in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Bober in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,258 people named Bober were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • 1,218 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 37% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,910

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 141 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 33% were born in foreign countries