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Find more Fowler 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 6,904 less people named Fowler 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 52,772 people named Fowler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Fowler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 45,868 people named Fowler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 4,383 reported their race as other than white
  • 1,790 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 9,192 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian