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Find more Gilli 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 25 less people named Gilli 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 139 people named Gilli in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Gilli in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 114 people named Gilli were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 6 were disabled
  • For 57 females, Josephine was the most common name
  • 28% of adults were unmarried

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 49% were first-generation Americans
  • 37% were born in foreign countries