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Find more Simpkins 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 63 less people named Simpkins 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 5,482 people named Simpkins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Simpkins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,419 people named Simpkins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $761
  • 5% were disabled
  • 5,200 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia