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Find more Gawan 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 163 more people named Gawan 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 34 people named Gawan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 479% more people named Gawan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 197 people named Gawan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 92 females, Grace was the most common name
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 14% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • 32 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 4 were first-generation Americans