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Find more Lorek 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 25 less people named Lorek 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 200 people named Lorek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Lorek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 175 people named Lorek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7 were disabled
  • 16 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,281
  • For 76 females, Sophie was the most common name
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 60 were born in foreign countries
  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940