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Find more Sable 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 100 more people named Sable 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 850 people named Sable in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Sable in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 950 people named Sable were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,155
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 28% were children
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was George

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 23% were born in foreign countries
  • 132 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 48% were first-generation Americans