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

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In 1940, 274 people named Hooey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • 44 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 49% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,460

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most mothers originated from North Dakota
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 12% were born in foreign countries