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Find more Philbin 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 88 less people named Philbin 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 1,012 people named Philbin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Philbin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 924 people named Philbin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 6% were disabled
  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • 57%, or 127 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 89 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 207 were born in foreign countries