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Find more Roat 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 420 more people named Roat 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 802 people named Roat in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 52% more people named Roat in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,222 people named Roat were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26% were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 49 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • The most common mother tongue was Plullepere