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Find more Clank 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 603 more people named Clank 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 32 people named Clank in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1884% more people named Clank in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 635 people named Clank were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • For 325 females, Hazel was the most common name
  • 600 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 26% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • 102 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana