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Find more Doty 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 2,025 less people named Doty 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 10,877 people named Doty in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Doty in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,852 people named Doty were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 1,279 adults were unmarried
  • For 4,381 females, Mary was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,226 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 228 were born in foreign countries
  • 11% were first-generation Americans