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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 67 people named Ackins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 354% more people named Ackins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 304 people named Ackins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 8% were disabled
  • 62%, or 45 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 145 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania