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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 56 people named Tilkin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Tilkin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 64 people named Tilkin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was musician
  • For 35 females, Freda was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 15 adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • The most common mother tongue was Yiddish