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Find more Spakes 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 19 more people named Spakes 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 153 people named Spakes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Spakes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 172 people named Spakes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 31 adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Albania
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 43 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940