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Find more Nowlin 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 54 more people named Nowlin 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 2,851 people named Nowlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Nowlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,905 people named Nowlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 411 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 109 were disabled
  • 415 adults were unmarried
  • 952 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • They most commonly lived in Texas