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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 35 people named Hiffman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 240% more people named Hiffman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 119 people named Hiffman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 27% were children
  • 113 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940