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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 276 people named Hons in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% more people named Hons in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 378 people named Hons were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 49%, or 44 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22 reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Chinese
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 48 were born in foreign countries
  • 51 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940