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Find more Robison 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 3,662 less people named Robison 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 18,361 people named Robison in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% less people named Robison in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14,699 people named Robison were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,622 reported their race as other than white
  • 57%, or 2,086 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 4,764 were children
  • 5% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 338 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish