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Find more Gaman 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 191 more people named Gaman 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 44 people named Gaman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 434% more people named Gaman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 235 people named Gaman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 109 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 45 adults were unmarried
  • 58%, or 32 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 13 were first-generation Americans