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Find more Hogshead 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 28 less people named Hogshead 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 200 people named Hogshead in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Hogshead in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 172 people named Hogshead were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49 were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 9 were disabled
  • 16% of women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 62 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940