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Find more Holowell 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 2 more people named Holowell 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 85 people named Holowell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Holowell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 87 people named Holowell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 32 were children
  • 37% were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Earl
  • For 45 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 18 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Arkansas
  • Most mothers originated from Arkansas