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Find more Hemley 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 174 more people named Hemley 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 230 people named Hemley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% more people named Hemley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 404 people named Hemley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% reported their race as other than white
  • 39% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,797
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 80
  • 44 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 44 were first-generation Americans
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 19% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky