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Find more Gardan 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 1,241 more people named Gardan 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 75 people named Gardan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1655% more people named Gardan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,316 people named Gardan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 195 adults were unmarried
  • For 682 females, Alice was the most common name
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • 285 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940