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Find more Garrity 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 576 less people named Garrity 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 4,285 people named Garrity in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Garrity in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,709 people named Garrity were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 37% of adults were unmarried
  • 58%, or 516 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 549 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 378 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940