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Find more Asken 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 629 more people named Asken 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 147 people named Asken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 428% more people named Asken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 776 people named Asken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 405 females, Minnie was the most common name
  • 5% were disabled
  • 74 women had paying jobs
  • 18% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Hebrew
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 189 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940