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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 38 people named Hiell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 384% more people named Hiell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 184 people named Hiell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,974
  • For 87 females, Ester was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $768
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was James

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada