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Find more Goggins 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 270 more people named Goggins 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 1,272 people named Goggins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Goggins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,542 people named Goggins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 259 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 545 were children

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

  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama