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Find more Leek 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 344 less people named Leek 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 1,887 people named Leek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Leek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,543 people named Leek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 483 were children
  • 54%, or 214 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 100 were born in foreign countries
  • 276 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from New Jersey