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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 74 people named Yurkus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Yurkus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 77 people named Yurkus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 41% of adults were unmarried
  • For 38 females, Helen was the most common name

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Lithuania
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Lithuanian
  • 49% were first-generation Americans