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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 107 people named Hoelker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Hoelker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 149 people named Hoelker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 37 were children
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 2% were disabled
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,006

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

  • They most commonly lived in Oklahoma
  • 32% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 2 were born in foreign countries