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Find more Cockran 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 2,008 less people named Cockran 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 2,020 people named Cockran in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 99% less people named Cockran in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12 people named Cockran were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was canatero
  • 2 reported their race as other than white
  • 7 were children
  • 58% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Puerto Rico
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 155 were first-generation Americans