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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 36 people named Chokas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 189% more people named Chokas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 104 people named Chokas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was cook
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 55
  • 37% were children
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940