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Find more Gunson 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 47 more people named Gunson 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 184 people named Gunson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Gunson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 231 people named Gunson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The average annual income was $1,343
  • For 115 females, Betty was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 27% were first-generation Americans