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Find more Galvan 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 9 more people named Galvan 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 2,358 people named Galvan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Galvan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,367 people named Galvan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 99 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,135

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • 928 were first-generation Americans
  • 922 were born in foreign countries