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Find more Dowdee 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 9 less people named Dowdee 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 21 people named Dowdee in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% less people named Dowdee in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12 people named Dowdee were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 were children
  • 4 women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Leon
  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 33% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940