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Find more Hummel 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 680 less people named Hummel 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 8,337 people named Hummel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Hummel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,657 people named Hummel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1,026 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,588
  • For 3,808 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 1,200 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 729 were born in foreign countries
  • 24% were first-generation Americans