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Find more Coopers 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 359 more people named Coopers 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 86 people named Coopers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 417% more people named Coopers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 445 people named Coopers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 88 reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was truck driver
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 36% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky