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Find more Hotchkiss 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 1,356 less people named Hotchkiss 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 3,944 people named Hotchkiss in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% less people named Hotchkiss in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,588 people named Hotchkiss were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 377 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,369
  • 650 were children
  • 119 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • 151 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • The most common mother tongue was Scottish