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Find more Wolske 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 55 more people named Wolske 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 156 people named Wolske in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Wolske in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 211 people named Wolske were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38%, or 19 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $816
  • 198 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 62% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,230

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

  • 17 were born in foreign countries
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • 29 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish