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Find more Dovie 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 126 more people named Dovie 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 39 people named Dovie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 323% more people named Dovie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 165 people named Dovie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 59 were children
  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • 36% were children
  • 17 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,897

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 8% were born in foreign countries