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Find more Gonzalez 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 11,908 less people named Gonzalez 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 34,964 people named Gonzalez in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% less people named Gonzalez in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 23,056 people named Gonzalez were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 786 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,513
  • 1,993 adults were unmarried
  • 22,677 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 17% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6,208 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Spain
  • 1,595 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Spain