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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 17 people named Ecklen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Ecklen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Ecklen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% were children
  • The youngest was 10 and the oldest was 57
  • For 9 females, Grace was the most common name
  • 2 owned their homes, valued on average at $6,250

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

  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 7 were first-generation Americans