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Find more Doak 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 365 less people named Doak 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 2,368 people named Doak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Doak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,003 people named Doak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 343 adults were unmarried
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 80 reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $1,073

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were born in foreign countries