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Find more Thorbecke 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 7 less people named Thorbecke 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 14 people named Thorbecke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 50% less people named Thorbecke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7 people named Thorbecke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $705
  • 2 adults were unmarried
  • 2 were children
  • Although 43% were female, the most common name for males was Joe

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

  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Arizona
  • 29% were first-generation Americans