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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 233 people named Benkowski in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Benkowski in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 332 people named Benkowski were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 127 were children
  • For 161 females, Helen was the most common name

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

  • 134 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 58% were first-generation Americans