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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 91 people named Gooby in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Gooby in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 143 people named Gooby were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 13 women had paying jobs

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

  • 15 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 37 were first-generation Americans
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940