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Find more Heights 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 15 more people named Heights 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 70 people named Heights in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Heights in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 85 people named Heights were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21 were children
  • 25% were children
  • 8 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,300
  • Most common occupation was laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Maryland
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • 7% were born in foreign countries