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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 973 people named Vankirk in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Vankirk in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 985 people named Vankirk were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 99
  • For 505 females, Helen was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $911

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

  • 85 were first-generation Americans
  • 16 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 2% were born in foreign countries