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Find more Goodnick 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 55 more people named Goodnick 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 90 people named Goodnick in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 61% more people named Goodnick in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 145 people named Goodnick were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • The average annual income was $1,024
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 70 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 20% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 39% were first-generation Americans