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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 20 people named Derkins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 210% more people named Derkins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 62 people named Derkins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,600
  • Most common occupation was maid
  • 1 was disabled
  • 75%, or 9 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • 11 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 were first-generation Americans