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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 55 people named Menker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 145% more people named Menker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 135 people named Menker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • The average annual income was $1,160
  • 25% of women had paying jobs
  • 16 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14 were first-generation Americans