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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 135 people named Gililland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Gililland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 118 people named Gililland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 32 were children
  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • 115 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 2% were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • 36 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland