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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 229 people named Dobins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Dobins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 217 people named Dobins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 65%, or 31 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 75

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • 7% were first-generation Americans