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Find more Cochron 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 951 more people named Cochron 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 499 people named Cochron in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 191% more people named Cochron in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,450 people named Cochron were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 43% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,242

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

  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • The most common mother tongue was Chewkie
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries