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Find more Gayday 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 5 less people named Gayday 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 12 people named Gayday in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% less people named Gayday in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7 people named Gayday were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 were children
  • On average men worked 38 hours a week
  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • 1 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,000

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 6 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swiss
  • 6 were born in foreign countries