You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Hallen 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 159 more people named Hallen in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 847 people named Hallen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Hallen in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 1,006 people named Hallen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 53%, or 139 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 42 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 186 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 172 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois