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Find more Dowker 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 37 more people named Dowker 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 65 people named Dowker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Dowker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 102 people named Dowker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • For 45 females, Virginia was the most common name
  • 13 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • 15 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Canada English