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Find more Gilmon 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 403 more people named Gilmon 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 154 people named Gilmon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 262% more people named Gilmon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 557 people named Gilmon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 84 adults were unmarried
  • 530 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts