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Find more Gamache 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 198 more people named Gamache 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 1,488 people named Gamache in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Gamache in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,686 people named Gamache were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 830 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • 6% were disabled

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

  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • 156 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 703 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian