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Find more Hemel 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 68 more people named Hemel 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 115 people named Hemel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 59% more people named Hemel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 183 people named Hemel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,233
  • 56 were children
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940