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Find more Hele 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 249 more people named Hele 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 44 people named Hele in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 566% more people named Hele in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 293 people named Hele were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 29 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Panama
  • 48 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940