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Find more Banko 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 339 more people named Banko 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 434 people named Banko in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 78% more people named Banko in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 773 people named Banko were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84
  • 161 adults were unmarried
  • 226 were children
  • Most common occupation was miner

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 216 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Poland
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 142 were born in foreign countries