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Find more Jeske 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 124 less people named Jeske 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 1,352 people named Jeske in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Jeske in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,228 people named Jeske were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 30% were children
  • 1,198 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 374 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota
  • 144 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois