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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 124 people named Ocken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% more people named Ocken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 170 people named Ocken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 10 women had paying jobs
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 53 were first-generation Americans
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany