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Find more Tubman 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 74 less people named Tubman 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 422 people named Tubman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Tubman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 348 people named Tubman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,977
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 53 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 76 were born in foreign countries
  • 102 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940