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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 4,622 people named Gough in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Gough in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,509 people named Gough were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 478 women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 957 were first-generation Americans
  • 684 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania