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Find more Goakey 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 more person named Goakey 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 30 people named Goakey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Goakey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 31 people named Goakey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 18 females, Gladys was the most common name
  • On average men worked 50 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was housekeeper
  • 25% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,500

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • 4 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Montana
  • 23% were first-generation Americans