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Find more Bowser 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 Bowser 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 6,646 people named Bowser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Bowser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,693 people named Bowser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98
  • 46% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,771
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 475 were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 212 were born in foreign countries