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Find more Racek 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 43 more people named Racek 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 172 people named Racek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% more people named Racek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 215 people named Racek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 26% were children
  • 15 women had paying jobs
  • 33%, or 19 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most mothers originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 93 were first-generation Americans
  • 44 were born in foreign countries