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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 27 people named Goetke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% less people named Goetke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 15 people named Goetke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 36 hours a week
  • 3 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,233
  • 47% were children
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Colorado
  • 12 were first-generation Americans