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Find more Hilken 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 11 more people named Hilken 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 95 people named Hilken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Hilken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 106 people named Hilken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • For 47 females, Anna was the most common name
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from California
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 16 were born in foreign countries