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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 347 people named Popelka in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Popelka in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 346 people named Popelka were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 66% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,309
  • 32% of adults were unmarried
  • 4% were disabled
  • For 160 females, Barbara was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Czechoslovakia
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • 54% were first-generation Americans