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Find more Sandlin 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 537 more people named Sandlin 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 3,140 people named Sandlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Sandlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,677 people named Sandlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,429 were children
  • 39% were children
  • For 1,825 females, Ruby was the most common name
  • 285 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,869

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • 18 was born in foreign country