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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 1,335 people named Gilreath in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Gilreath in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,215 people named Gilreath were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 605 females, Pearl was the most common name
  • 73 reported their race as other than white
  • 34 were disabled
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 32 were first-generation Americans
  • 25% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • The most common mother tongue was Mother Tongue