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Find more Sowle 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 47 more people named Sowle 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 485 people named Sowle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Sowle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 532 people named Sowle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 25% were children
  • 69 adults were unmarried
  • 135 were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 9 were born in foreign countries