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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 78 people named Pawlek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Pawlek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 112 people named Pawlek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Richard
  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • 4 were disabled
  • 107 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Poland
  • The most common mother tongue was Americanpolish
  • 10 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940