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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 217 people named Oken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 68% more people named Oken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 364 people named Oken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 80
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 70 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 59 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 115 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from New York