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Find more Hanes 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 913 less people named Hanes 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 6,429 people named Hanes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Hanes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,516 people named Hanes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 572 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 1,066 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940