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Find more Makris 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 185 more people named Makris 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 266 people named Makris in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 70% more people named Makris in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 451 people named Makris were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36% of adults were unmarried
  • 8 were disabled
  • 26% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,730
  • 115 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Turkey
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek
  • 56% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Turkey