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Find more Gilett 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 27 less people named Gilett 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 94 people named Gilett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% less people named Gilett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 67 people named Gilett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15 adults were unmarried
  • 10 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,980
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 4 were disabled

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 9 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10% were first-generation Americans