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Find more Finke 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 17 less people named Finke 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 2,096 people named Finke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Finke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,079 people named Finke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Henry
  • 270 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,662
  • 2,008 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 780 were first-generation Americans
  • 37% were first-generation Americans
  • 256 were born in foreign countries
  • 324 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940