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Find more Giger 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 13 less people named Giger 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 696 people named Giger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Giger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 683 people named Giger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • For 349 females, Katherine was the most common name
  • 28% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • 75 were born in foreign countries
  • 142 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940