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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 640 people named Cowin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% more people named Cowin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 798 people named Cowin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 129 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 52 reported their race as other than white
  • 15% of women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 103 were first-generation Americans
  • 184 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940