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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 41 people named Govers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 246% more people named Govers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 142 people named Govers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 136 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 7% were disabled
  • For 74 females, Carrie was the most common name

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

  • 18 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • 16 were first-generation Americans