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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 68 people named Soulek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% more people named Soulek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 112 people named Soulek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 108 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 10% of women had paying jobs
  • 58% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,936

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

  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 36 were first-generation Americans
  • 15% were born in foreign countries