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Find more Goldman 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 498 less people named Goldman 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 17,695 people named Goldman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Goldman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17,197 people named Goldman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 73%, or 3,248 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 4% were disabled
  • 4,264 were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 6,033 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 8,018 were first-generation Americans