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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 19 people named Goalen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Goalen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17 people named Goalen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 was disabled
  • 2 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • The typical household was 4 people

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

  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • 53% were first-generation Americans
  • 26% were born in foreign countries