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Find more Gregory 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 2,662 less people named Gregory 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 41,437 people named Gregory in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Gregory in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38,775 people named Gregory were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 33% were children
  • 12,758 were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 1,464 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina