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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 83 people named Gerrett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 619% more people named Gerrett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 597 people named Gerrett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 64%, or 96 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • 127 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940