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Find more Recke 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 31 more people named Recke 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 72 people named Recke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Recke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 103 people named Recke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,529
  • 100 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was housewife
  • 50%, or 16 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • 10 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 24 were born in foreign countries