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Find more Cot 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 478 more people named Cot 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 197 people named Cot in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 243% more people named Cot in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 675 people named Cot were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35% were children
  • 11% reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 86
  • 94 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 16 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940