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Find more Ruckes 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 176 more people named Ruckes 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 24 people named Ruckes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 733% more people named Ruckes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 200 people named Ruckes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 38% reported their race as other than white
  • 191 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 4 were first-generation Americans
  • 38 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940