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Find more Heifner 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 126 less people named Heifner 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 552 people named Heifner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Heifner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 426 people named Heifner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 17 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 25% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany