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Find more Funk 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 1,679 less people named Funk 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 15,200 people named Funk in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Funk in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 13,521 people named Funk were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,318 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 99
  • 52% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,246
  • 3,733 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 2,943 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois