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Find more Hassel 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 13 less people named Hassel 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 1,477 people named Hassel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Hassel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,464 people named Hassel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,405 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 230 adults were unmarried
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,327
  • For 715 females, Mary was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 207 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • 27% were first-generation Americans