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Find more Goater 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 14 less people named Goater 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 29 people named Goater in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% less people named Goater in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 15 people named Goater were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 11 females, Mary was the most common name
  • On average men worked 52 hours a week
  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • 27% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 28% were born in foreign countries
  • 15 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania