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Find more Delk 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 10 more people named Delk 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 1,880 people named Delk in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Delk in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,890 people named Delk were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 149 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,954
  • 703 were children
  • For 936 females, Betty was the most common name
  • 37% were children

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

  • 14 was born in foreign country
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia