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Find more Czech 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 4 more people named Czech 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 881 people named Czech in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Czech in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 885 people named Czech were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,645
  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • 46%, or 80 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • 26% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 229 were born in foreign countries