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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 515 people named Hanns in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 82% more people named Hanns in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 937 people named Hanns were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 118 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • For 472 females, Helen was the most common name

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

  • 72 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian