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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 11 people named Ockner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% more people named Ockner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 15 people named Ockner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was mounting sample
  • On average men worked 39 hours a week
  • The average annual income was $1,108
  • The youngest was 8 and the oldest was 61

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 45% were born in foreign countries
  • 55% were first-generation Americans