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Find more Heavner 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 170 more people named Heavner 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 513 people named Heavner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Heavner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 683 people named Heavner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50%, or 72 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,893
  • 6% were disabled
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 4 was born in foreign country
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Gaelic
  • Most immigrants originated from Finland