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Find more Arkowitz 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 47 more people named Arkowitz 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 40 people named Arkowitz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 118% more people named Arkowitz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 87 people named Arkowitz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 43 females, Mary was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 20% were children
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $8,193

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

  • 52% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 45% were born in foreign countries