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Find more Holk 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 91 more people named Holk 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 197 people named Holk in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 46% more people named Holk in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 288 people named Holk were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was housewife
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • For 146 females, Emma was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 58 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 30% were first-generation Americans