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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 2,329 people named Hoey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Hoey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,150 people named Hoey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 462 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,259

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 272 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 14% were born in foreign countries