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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 215 people named Higgans in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Higgans in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 304 people named Higgans were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95
  • The average annual income was $1,001
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,900

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • 47 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940