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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 2,971 people named Heisler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Heisler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,782 people named Heisler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 819 were children
  • 236 women had paying jobs

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

  • 815 were first-generation Americans
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Yiddish
  • They most commonly lived in New York