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Find more Gomez 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 2,654 less people named Gomez 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 19,460 people named Gomez in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Gomez in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16,806 people named Gomez were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 71%, or 2,345 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 45% were children
  • 868 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 6,907 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from New Mexico
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940