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Find more Stover 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 2,009 less people named Stover 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 12,219 people named Stover in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Stover in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10,210 people named Stover were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 526 reported their race as other than white
  • 3,247 were children
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 302 were born in foreign countries