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Find more Hobbs 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 1,755 less people named Hobbs 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 22,977 people named Hobbs in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Hobbs in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 21,222 people named Hobbs were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $862
  • 34% were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • 8% were first-generation Americans