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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 272 people named Sellin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Sellin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 338 people named Sellin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100 were children
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 84

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 128 were first-generation Americans