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Find more Tobey 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 174 less people named Tobey 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 2,151 people named Tobey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Tobey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,977 people named Tobey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 97
  • 50%, or 283 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 271 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,812
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • 108 were born in foreign countries
  • 330 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 363 were first-generation Americans