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Find more Goodlett 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 124 more people named Goodlett in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 547 people named Goodlett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Goodlett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 671 people named Goodlett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 87
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 60 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,763
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 10 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940