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Find more Gobb 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 325 more people named Gobb 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 42 people named Gobb in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 774% more people named Gobb in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 367 people named Gobb were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was housekeeper
  • The average annual income was $784
  • 51 adults were unmarried
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Oklahoma
  • 29% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada