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Find more Herne 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 167 more people named Herne 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 419 people named Herne in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Herne in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 586 people named Herne were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 88
  • 50%, or 68 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,953
  • 19% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 111 were first-generation Americans
  • 50 were born in foreign countries
  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania