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Where is the Popken family from?
You can see how Popken families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Popken family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Popken families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Popken families living in New Jersey. This was about 50% of all the recorded Popken's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Popken families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Popken surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Saleswoman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Popken. 39% of Popken men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Popken women worked as a Saleswoman. Some less common occupations for Americans named Popken were Upholstering and Maid.