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Find more Bocke 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 177 more people named Bocke 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 123 people named Bocke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 144% more people named Bocke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 300 people named Bocke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was housewife
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 35 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 47% were first-generation Americans