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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 141 people named Odwyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Odwyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 182 people named Odwyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was teacher
  • 55 were children
  • Although 57% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 4 were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Eire
  • Most mothers originated from Eire