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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 88 people named Gowler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 282% more people named Gowler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 336 people named Gowler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 40 adults were unmarried
  • 7 were disabled
  • 32 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940