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Find more Heam 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 491 more people named Heam 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 79 people named Heam in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 622% more people named Heam in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 570 people named Heam were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,176
  • 38 were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania German
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama