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Find more Goerner 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 50 less people named Goerner 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 279 people named Goerner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Goerner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 229 people named Goerner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was topper
  • 39 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • The most common mother tongue was German