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Find more Bednarek 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 79 less people named Bednarek 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 446 people named Bednarek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Bednarek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 367 people named Bednarek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 92
  • 9 were disabled
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • The average annual income was $924

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

  • 241 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • 25% were born in foreign countries