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Find more Higell relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 8 more people named Higell in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 6 people named Higell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 133% more people named Higell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14 people named Higell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Richard
  • 11 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 67% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 were first-generation Americans
  • 33% were born in foreign countries