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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 276 people named Robers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 151% more people named Robers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 693 people named Robers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 78 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 53%, or 89 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 7% were disabled

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

  • 51 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • 15 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German