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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 227 less
named Gilpin in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 3,144 people named Gilpin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 2,917 people
named Gilpin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
96% rented out rooms to boarders
Most common occupation was clerk
31% were children
For 1,454 females, Margaret was the most common name
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Gilpin families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
516 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940