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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 20 people named Gurchak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 55% more people named Gurchak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 31 people named Gurchak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $677
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 66
  • 8 adults were unmarried
  • For 13 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • 30% were born in foreign countries
  • 70% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • 6 were born in foreign countries