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Find more Watkin 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 55 more people named Watkin 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 1,272 people named Watkin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Watkin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,327 people named Watkin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • 135 women had paying jobs
  • 418 were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania