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Find more Gearn 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 86 more people named Gearn 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 19 people named Gearn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 453% more people named Gearn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 105 people named Gearn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 104 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 38 were children
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,273
  • The average annual income was $1,007

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940