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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 639 people named Holgate in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Holgate in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 655 people named Holgate were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 118 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from New Jersey
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 104 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 197 were first-generation Americans