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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 728 people named Chamblin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Chamblin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 822 people named Chamblin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,673

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

  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 1% were born in foreign countries