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Find more Harlin 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 79 more people named Harlin 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 1,363 people named Harlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Harlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,442 people named Harlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 30% were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 159 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,155

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • 59 were born in foreign countries