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Find more Hopkins 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 3,676 less people named Hopkins 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 51,734 people named Hopkins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Hopkins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 48,058 people named Hopkins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • For 24,300 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 23% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • 2,181 were born in foreign countries
  • 4% were born in foreign countries