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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 49 people named Gagnan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 473% more people named Gagnan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 281 people named Gagnan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was painter
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • 11 were disabled
  • 55 adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most fathers originated from Canada French
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most mothers originated from Canada French