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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 116 people named Goodard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 221% more people named Goodard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 372 people named Goodard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 were disabled
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 3% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most mothers originated from Canada English
  • 21% were first-generation Americans
  • 24 were first-generation Americans