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Find more Garvison 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 1 less person named Garvison 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 11 people named Garvison in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Garvison in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10 people named Garvison were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • They typically took 1 week of vacation a year
  • 40% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $893

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

  • 1 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 18% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 2 were first-generation Americans