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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 18 people named Cowgil in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% less people named Cowgil in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 13 people named Cowgil were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $854
  • 7 were children
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 42
  • 54% were children

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

  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland