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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 31 people named Heiks in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 371% more people named Heiks in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 146 people named Heiks were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34 reported their race as other than white
  • 5% were disabled
  • 41 were children
  • 23% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina