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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 2,358 people named Hylton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Hylton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,650 people named Hylton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,378
  • 270 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,378
  • The average annual income was $844
  • 50%, or 300 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 45 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from British West Indies
  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia