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Find more Showen 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 120 more people named Showen 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 181 people named Showen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Showen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 301 people named Showen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • 30 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,200
  • 56%, or 41 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 47 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 28 were first-generation Americans
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940