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Find more Dawkins 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 76 more people named Dawkins 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 4,963 people named Dawkins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Dawkins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,039 people named Dawkins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 4,839 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1,851 were children
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 997 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina
  • 4% were first-generation Americans