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Find more Hord 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 701 more people named Hord 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 1,723 people named Hord in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Hord in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,424 people named Hord were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • The average annual income was $958
  • For 1,255 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 21% of adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 44 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky