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Find more Tibbs 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 147 less people named Tibbs 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 3,112 people named Tibbs in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Tibbs in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,965 people named Tibbs were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 242 women had paying jobs
  • 397 adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 63%, or 422 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 49 were born in foreign countries