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Find more Zech 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 137 less people named Zech 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 758 people named Zech in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Zech in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 621 people named Zech were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 44%, or 76 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 60 women had paying jobs
  • 4% were disabled
  • 55% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,734

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 120 were born in foreign countries
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 16% were born in foreign countries