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Find more Slovak 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 3 more people named Slovak 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 607 people named Slovak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Slovak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 610 people named Slovak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 15 were disabled
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,325

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 107 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • 36% were born in foreign countries