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Find more Burka 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 397 more people named Burka 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 230 people named Burka in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 173% more people named Burka in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 627 people named Burka were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9% reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 32% were children
  • 43% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,013

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

  • 105 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 25% were born in foreign countries