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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 23 people named Heyssel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% less people named Heyssel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Heyssel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 25% were children
  • The youngest was 11 and the oldest was 83
  • On average men worked 61 hours a week

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

  • 74% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • 2 were born in foreign countries