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Find more Hoods 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 304 more people named Hoods 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 53 people named Hoods in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 574% more people named Hoods in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 357 people named Hoods were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 121 were children
  • 28 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,751
  • The average annual income was $853

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 66 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 8% were born in foreign countries