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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 42 people named Matak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Matak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 53 people named Matak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Michael
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,333

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

  • Most fathers originated from Croatia
  • 67% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 19% were born in foreign countries