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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 84 people named Goecker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 46% more people named Goecker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 123 people named Goecker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8 women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 120 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 15 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,643

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • 19 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940