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Find more Ankin 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 4 more people named Ankin 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 24 people named Ankin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Ankin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 28 people named Ankin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was framer card room
  • For 18 females, Pearl was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 3 were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 4% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940