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Find more Halgas 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 20 more people named Halgas 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 82 people named Halgas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Halgas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 102 people named Halgas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was inspector
  • The average annual income was $884
  • Although 42% were female, the most common name for males was Michael
  • 14 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,846

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 38% were born in foreign countries
  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • 31 were born in foreign countries