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Find more Goto 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 16 less people named Goto 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 429 people named Goto in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Goto in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 413 people named Goto were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 192 females, Shizuko was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 19 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most immigrants originated from Japan
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940