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Find more Gravel 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 61 less people named Gravel 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 981 people named Gravel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Gravel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 920 people named Gravel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • 416 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Canada French
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • They most commonly lived in Maine