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Find more Hight 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 112 more people named Hight 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 3,156 people named Hight in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Hight in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,268 people named Hight were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,002 were children
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 513 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • Most mothers originated from Arkansas
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian