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Find more Raska 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 19 less people named Raska 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 350 people named Raska in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Raska in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 331 people named Raska were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,970
  • 7 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 5 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 24% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • 159 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Czechoslovakia