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Find more Hiner 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 998 more people named Hiner 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 2,130 people named Hiner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 47% more people named Hiner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,128 people named Hiner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 15% reported their race as other than white
  • 5% were disabled
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,528

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 188 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 2% were born in foreign countries