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Find more Chelins 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 8 less people named Chelins 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 25 people named Chelins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% less people named Chelins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17 people named Chelins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,700
  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • 24% were children
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey