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Find more Hamlin 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 100 less people named Hamlin 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 9,410 people named Hamlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Hamlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,310 people named Hamlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 4,728 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The average annual income was $962
  • Most common occupation was laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio