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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 664 people named Gochenour in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Gochenour in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 649 people named Gochenour were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was truck driver
  • 5% were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 93

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

  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 31 were first-generation Americans