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Find more Kerlin 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 20 less people named Kerlin 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 1,301 people named Kerlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Kerlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,281 people named Kerlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 48%, or 164 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • For 645 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 27% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 64 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany