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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 33 people named Colvins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 267% more people named Colvins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 121 people named Colvins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 16 adults were unmarried
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were first-generation Americans