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Find more Fockler 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 40 more people named Fockler 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 414 people named Fockler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Fockler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 454 people named Fockler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 16% of adults were unmarried
  • 445 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • The most common mother tongue was German