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Find more Cowman 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 192 more people named Cowman 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 482 people named Cowman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Cowman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 674 people named Cowman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,380
  • 29% were children
  • 88 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,380

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Virginia
  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • 30 were born in foreign countries