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Find more Gorner 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 650 more people named Gorner 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 197 people named Gorner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 330% more people named Gorner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 847 people named Gorner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,553
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • For 423 females, Louise was the most common name
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia