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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 24 more
named Gildon in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 145 people named Gildon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 169 people
named Gildon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
63 were children
28% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,323
153 rented out rooms to boarders
The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 88
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As Gildon families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
They most commonly lived in Oklahoma
3% were born in foreign countries
24 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940