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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 243 people named Roker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 61% more people named Roker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 392 people named Roker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 369 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 2 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Bahamas
  • 22% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 75 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940