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Find more Sparklin 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 16 more people named Sparklin 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 112 people named Sparklin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Sparklin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 128 people named Sparklin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 45%, or 14 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 17 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,573
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • Most common occupation was clerk

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

  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Maryland
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland