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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 33 people named Gowner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 73% more people named Gowner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 57 people named Gowner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 10% were disabled
  • 5% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • 19 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 12% were first-generation Americans