You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Gohn 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 15 more people named Gohn in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 655 people named Gohn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 88 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 5% were disabled
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was George

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 35 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 10% were first-generation Americans