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Find more Roback 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 226 more people named Roback 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 260 people named Roback in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 87% more people named Roback in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 486 people named Roback were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 54 women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,098

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

  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 27% were born in foreign countries