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Find more Doake 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 110 more people named Doake 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 100 people named Doake in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 110% more people named Doake in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 210 people named Doake were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 19% of adults were unmarried
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,419
  • The average annual income was $794

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian