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Find more Forber 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 934 more people named Forber 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 106 people named Forber in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 881% more people named Forber in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,040 people named Forber were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • 166 adults were unmarried
  • 111 women had paying jobs
  • For 522 females, Elizabeth was the most common name

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

  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 22% were first-generation Americans