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Find more Philpps 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 139 more people named Philpps 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 42 people named Philpps in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 331% more people named Philpps in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 181 people named Philpps were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22 adults were unmarried
  • 23 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,193
  • 174 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 86 females, Ann was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 7% were first-generation Americans