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Find more Hosford 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 89 less people named Hosford 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 1,177 people named Hosford in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Hosford in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,088 people named Hosford were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,049 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,166
  • 10 reported their race as other than white
  • 145 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,807

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

  • 182 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 103 were born in foreign countries