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Find more Bovee 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 399 less people named Bovee 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 1,309 people named Bovee in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% less people named Bovee in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 910 people named Bovee were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 877 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 80 women had paying jobs

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

  • 172 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 220 were first-generation Americans
  • 35 were born in foreign countries
  • 3% were born in foreign countries