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Find more Oberly 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 36 more people named Oberly 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 472 people named Oberly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Oberly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 508 people named Oberly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 104 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,146
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most mothers originated from France
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany