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Find more Tomlin 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 232 more people named Tomlin 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 4,972 people named Tomlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Tomlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,204 people named Tomlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 463 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,471
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • 12% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 147 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • 341 were first-generation Americans