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Find more Gunn 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 676 less people named Gunn 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 12,358 people named Gunn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Gunn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11,682 people named Gunn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 1,809 adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 814 were born in foreign countries