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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 391 people named Heyde in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Heyde in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 461 people named Heyde were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 37%, or 48 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 222 females, Emma was the most common name
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 63 were born in foreign countries
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was Flemish