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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 543 people named Gathers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Gathers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 645 people named Gathers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,835
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • For 334 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 68%, or 108 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were born in foreign countries