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Find more Roork 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 162 more people named Roork 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 189 people named Roork in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 86% more people named Roork in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 351 people named Roork were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 42 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85
  • 4% were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England