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Find more Hees 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 175 more people named Hees 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 169 people named Hees in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 104% more people named Hees in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 344 people named Hees were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 12 were disabled
  • 45 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,584
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 38 were born in foreign countries
  • 41 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940