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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 39 people named Heslen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Heslen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 49 people named Heslen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 24% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 20% were children

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

  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 18% were first-generation Americans