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Find more Pogue 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 457 less people named Pogue 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 3,104 people named Pogue in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Pogue in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,647 people named Pogue were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $891
  • 257 owned their homes, valued on average at $8,177
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 15% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 74 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Indian
  • 607 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940