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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 53 people named Alanko in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% more people named Alanko in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 70 people named Alanko were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was bookkeeper
  • 19 were children
  • 13 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • They most commonly lived in Washington
  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • 7 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 42% were first-generation Americans