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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 2,756 people named Giddings in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Giddings in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,571 people named Giddings were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 50%, or 347 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 337 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,317
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 123 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940