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Find more Polyak 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 62 more people named Polyak 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 128 people named Polyak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Polyak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 190 people named Polyak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $792
  • 68%, or 28 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 4 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 35% were born in foreign countries
  • 45 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia