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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 93 people named Oake in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 196% more people named Oake in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 275 people named Oake were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36 reported their race as other than white
  • For 139 females, Marie was the most common name
  • 20 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,475
  • 3% were disabled

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

  • 35 were first-generation Americans
  • 24 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee