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Find more Ginger 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 190 more people named Ginger 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 653 people named Ginger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Ginger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 843 people named Ginger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 63 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 121 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940