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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 79 people named Gauchat in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Gauchat in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 98 people named Gauchat were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% were disabled
  • 78% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,829
  • 31% were children
  • For 48 females, Margaret was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Switzerland
  • 29% were first-generation Americans