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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 38 people named Hankson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 97% more people named Hankson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 75 people named Hankson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • 40% were children
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish