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Find more Goman 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 231 more people named Goman 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 240 people named Goman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 96% more people named Goman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 471 people named Goman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 456 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • For 231 females, Margaret was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 21 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois