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

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In 1940, 840 people named Tow were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 273 were children
  • 32% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 129 were first-generation Americans
  • 196 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940