You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Carker 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 772 more people named Carker in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 47 people named Carker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1643% more people named Carker in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 819 people named Carker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 408 females, Anna was the most common name
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 96 women had paying jobs
  • 52%, or 102 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from East Africa
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian