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Find more Ganison 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 851 more people named Ganison 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 33 people named Ganison in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2579% more people named Ganison in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 884 people named Ganison were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 856 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 5% were disabled
  • For 439 females, Helen was the most common name

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

  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from Philippine Islands
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 2 were born in foreign countries