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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 23 people named Filkens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% less people named Filkens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12 people named Filkens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,550
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 92% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 5 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Washington