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Find more Howie 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 178 less people named Howie 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 1,947 people named Howie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Howie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,769 people named Howie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 203 reported their race as other than white
  • 31% were children
  • 167 women had paying jobs
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Scotland
  • 318 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was French