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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 516 people named Robberts in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 54% less people named Robberts in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 236 people named Robberts were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,742
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 50 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 45 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from United States