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Find more Woof 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 69 more people named Woof 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 80 people named Woof in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 86% more people named Woof in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 149 people named Woof were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was cook
  • 14 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 14% were born in foreign countries