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Find more Gaynor 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 302 less people named Gaynor 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 3,300 people named Gaynor in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Gaynor in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,998 people named Gaynor were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 2,836 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 10% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 325 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1,082 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania