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Find more Hobby 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 69 less people named Hobby 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 1,401 people named Hobby in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Hobby in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,332 people named Hobby were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35% were children
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,425
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 318 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940