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Find more Roob 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 418 more people named Roob 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 147 people named Roob in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 284% more people named Roob in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 565 people named Roob were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 44%, or 67 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 149 were children

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

  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 23 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio