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Find more Gillians 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 239 more people named Gillians 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 147 people named Gillians in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 163% more people named Gillians in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 386 people named Gillians were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 33 women had paying jobs
  • 375 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 60 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Serbian
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky