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Find more Garcia 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 3,541 less people named Garcia 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 76,270 people named Garcia in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Garcia in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 72,729 people named Garcia were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 9,364 adults were unmarried
  • 16% reported their race as other than white
  • 33,122 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from New Mexico
  • Most mothers originated from New Mexico
  • 22,199 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Puerto Rico