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Find more Gilmore 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 1,354 less people named Gilmore 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 25,598 people named Gilmore in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Gilmore in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 24,244 people named Gilmore were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,403 women had paying jobs
  • 4,922 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 23% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3,578 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most fathers originated from Texas