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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 28 people named Suerken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% less people named Suerken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 22 people named Suerken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,286
  • 23% were children
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 74
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Bernard

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

  • 36% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • 13 were first-generation Americans