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Find more Grochal 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 8 more people named Grochal 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 27 people named Grochal in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Grochal in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 35 people named Grochal were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 19 weeks of vacation a year
  • 4 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,650
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Vincent

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

  • Most fathers originated from Poland
  • 16 were born in foreign countries
  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania