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Find more Conover 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 467 less people named Conover 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 5,779 people named Conover in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Conover in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,312 people named Conover were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 2,692 females, Anna was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Danish
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 112 were born in foreign countries