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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 473 people named Garneau in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Garneau in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 579 people named Garneau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 126 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 66%, or 89 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Canada French
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 124 were born in foreign countries
  • 62 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940