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Find more Jelin 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 30 more people named Jelin 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 people named Jelin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 136% more people named Jelin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 52 people named Jelin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 25 females, Sadie was the most common name
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 13 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 6 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in California