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Find more Luker 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 143 more people named Luker 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 1,981 people named Luker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Luker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,124 people named Luker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 42 reported their race as other than white
  • 146 women had paying jobs
  • 188 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,301

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 82 were born in foreign countries
  • 4% were born in foreign countries