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Find more Marshak 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 less people named Marshak 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 246 people named Marshak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Marshak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 236 people named Marshak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 65%, or 43 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 22 women had paying jobs
  • For 123 females, Rose was the most common name
  • 222 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 115 were born in foreign countries
  • 116 were first-generation Americans
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • 12 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940