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Find more Mobley 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 1,412 more people named Mobley 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 10,379 people named Mobley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Mobley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11,791 people named Mobley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3,483 reported their race as other than white
  • 1,000 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 319 were first-generation Americans
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina