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Find more Jenking 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 126 more people named Jenking 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 75 people named Jenking in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 168% more people named Jenking in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 201 people named Jenking were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 93% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Native
  • 36 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 13% were first-generation Americans