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Find more Hecher 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 269 more people named Hecher 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 47 people named Hecher in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 572% more people named Hecher in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 316 people named Hecher were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 29 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940