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Find more Whitburn 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 45 more people named Whitburn 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 65 people named Whitburn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 69% more people named Whitburn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 110 people named Whitburn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was seamstress
  • 30 were children
  • The average annual income was $1,121
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from England