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Find more Luke 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 13 more people named Luke 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 7,698 people named Luke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Luke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,711 people named Luke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 289 were disabled
  • 23% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 1,371 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most mothers originated from New York