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Find more Bonke 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 116 more people named Bonke 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 113 people named Bonke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 103% more people named Bonke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 229 people named Bonke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% were children
  • 42 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 79
  • 24% of women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 59 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany