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Find more Robb 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 220 less people named Robb 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 8,764 people named Robb in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Robb in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,544 people named Robb were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 423 reported their race as other than white
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • For 4,334 females, Helen was the most common name
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 18% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois