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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 305 people named Benecke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Benecke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 277 people named Benecke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 5% were disabled
  • The average annual income was $1,178
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

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

  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • The most common mother tongue was Croatian
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany