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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 170 people named Gearon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Gearon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 167 people named Gearon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 59%, or 26 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 9 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • For 93 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • 21 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Irish Free State
  • 80 were first-generation Americans
  • 47% were first-generation Americans