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Find more Hankins 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 1,233 more people named Hankins 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 8,125 people named Hankins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Hankins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,358 people named Hankins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9,046 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 5% were disabled
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 16% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 2,078 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were first-generation Americans