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Find more Goodrow 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 151 more people named Goodrow 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 687 people named Goodrow in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Goodrow in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 838 people named Goodrow were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 814 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 37 reported their race as other than white
  • 134 adults were unmarried

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

  • 147 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Canada French
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Canada French