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Find more Hinton 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 207 more people named Hinton 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 14,805 people named Hinton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Hinton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 15,012 people named Hinton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 524 were disabled
  • 32% reported their race as other than white
  • 37% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,350
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Apache
  • 833 were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky