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Find more Stookey 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 21 more people named Stookey 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 613 people named Stookey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Stookey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 634 people named Stookey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95 adults were unmarried
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 51%, or 88 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most mothers originated from Iowa
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 7 was born in foreign country