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Find more Oom 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 31 more people named Oom 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 47 people named Oom in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Oom in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 78 people named Oom were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was inspector
  • 5% were disabled
  • 3 were disabled
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Arthur

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most immigrants originated from Netherlands
  • 64% were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were born in foreign countries