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Find more Gawey 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 252 more people named Gawey 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 18 people named Gawey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1400% more people named Gawey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 270 people named Gawey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 were disabled
  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • For 132 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin