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Find more Hamby 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 119 more people named Hamby 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 5,055 people named Hamby in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Hamby in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,174 people named Hamby were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 633 adults were unmarried
  • 1,983 were children
  • For 2,500 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 5,051 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,274 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940