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Find more Bova 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 54 less people named Bova 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 1,452 people named Bova in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Bova in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,398 people named Bova were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 662 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 4 people
  • 129 women had paying jobs

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

  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania