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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 150 people named Herkimer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Herkimer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 157 people named Herkimer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • For 83 females, Mary was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 11 women had paying jobs

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

  • 14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940