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Find more Wark 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 673 more people named Wark 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 1,038 people named Wark in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% more people named Wark in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,711 people named Wark were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 153 women had paying jobs
  • 4% reported their race as other than white
  • 225 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,678
  • 6% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 316 were first-generation Americans
  • 162 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish