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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 65 people named Potok in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Potok in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 64 people named Potok were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 37% of adults were unmarried
  • For 25 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 63 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • Most mothers originated from Poland
  • 20 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland