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Find more Gillham 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 46 more people named Gillham 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 957 people named Gillham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Gillham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,003 people named Gillham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% were children
  • 52%, or 130 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 5% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 9% were first-generation Americans