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Find more Gallup 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 181 less people named Gallup 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 2,620 people named Gallup in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Gallup in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,439 people named Gallup were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,125
  • 2,357 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 223 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • 413 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940