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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 747 people named Dockter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Dockter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 802 people named Dockter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $592
  • 289 were children
  • 178 adults were unmarried
  • 3% were disabled

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

  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota
  • Most mothers originated from North Dakota
  • The most common mother tongue was German