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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 5,527 people named Turpin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Turpin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,342 people named Turpin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 2,649 females, Mary was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • 5,159 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,492

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • 438 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 3% were born in foreign countries