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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 26 people named Urk in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Urk in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Urk were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 60
  • 22% were children
  • 13 adults were unmarried

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

  • 8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Yugoslavian