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Find more Roap 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 116 more people named Roap 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 36 people named Roap in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 322% more people named Roap in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 152 people named Roap were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was housewife
  • 53 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish