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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 178 people named Hawkens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 244% more people named Hawkens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 613 people named Hawkens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 198 reported their race as other than white
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 87
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 24 were first-generation Americans
  • 105 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • Most mothers originated from England