You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Hemmons 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 104 more people named Hemmons in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 34 people named Hemmons in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 306% more people named Hemmons in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 138 people named Hemmons were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 12 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $814

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3% were first-generation Americans