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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 2,697 people named Mowry in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Mowry in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,546 people named Mowry were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,286 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 670 were children
  • 2,459 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 5% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 479 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German