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Find more Gawer 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 426 more people named Gawer 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 178 people named Gawer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 239% more people named Gawer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 604 people named Gawer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 82
  • 21 were disabled
  • 49%, or 70 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 38 were first-generation Americans
  • 21% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 15 were born in foreign countries