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

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In 1940, 296 people named Goffe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 93% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • Most common occupation was electrician
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,172

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

  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 16% were born in foreign countries