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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 158 people named Hewitson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Hewitson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 193 people named Hewitson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 13 weeks of vacation a year
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 18 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,586
  • 35 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 50 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from England