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Find more Norby 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 98 less people named Norby 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 1,296 people named Norby in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Norby in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,198 people named Norby were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 47 hours a week
  • 29% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 612 were first-generation Americans
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • Most fathers originated from Norway