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

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In 1940, 92 people named Gillete were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was stenographer
  • For 52 females, Clara was the most common name
  • 90 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22% of adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 13 were born in foreign countries
  • 17 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Iowa