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Find more Selbe 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 16 less people named Selbe 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 164 people named Selbe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Selbe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 148 people named Selbe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was h wife
  • 147 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 99% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Colorado
  • 32 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4 were first-generation Americans