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Find more Fobian 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 78 more people named Fobian 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 26 people named Fobian in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 300% more people named Fobian in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 104 people named Fobian were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 102 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 8 women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The typical household was 4 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Denmark
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most fathers originated from Denmark