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Find more Hobb 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 59 more people named Hobb 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 486 people named Hobb in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Hobb in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 545 people named Hobb were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 519 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 96 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 113 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 49 were first-generation Americans
  • 4% were born in foreign countries