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Find more Mink 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 97 more people named Mink 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 2,796 people named Mink in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Mink in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,893 people named Mink were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 392 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 37 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 229 were born in foreign countries
  • 493 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania