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Find more Henry 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 2,397 more people named Henry 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 81,770 people named Henry in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Henry in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 84,167 people named Henry were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3,334 were disabled
  • The average annual income was $894
  • 8,447 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,095
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 109

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • 4,519 were born in foreign countries
  • 10,989 were first-generation Americans