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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 460 people named Goring in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Goring in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 584 people named Goring were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 4% were disabled
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 55%, or 80 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 80 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • 89 were born in foreign countries