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Find more Hilbert 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 109 more people named Hilbert 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 3,462 people named Hilbert in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Hilbert in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,571 people named Hilbert were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 136 were disabled
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 3,435 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 640 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany