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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 2,772 people named Gantt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Gantt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,238 people named Gantt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 6% were disabled
  • 126 were disabled
  • For 1,644 females, Annie was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina