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Find more Balken 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 53 less people named Balken 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 160 people named Balken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% less people named Balken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 107 people named Balken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24 were children
  • 22% were children
  • 21 adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 2 people

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most mothers originated from North Dakota
  • Most fathers originated from North Dakota
  • 19 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940