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Find more Hathaway 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 994 less people named Hathaway 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 10,574 people named Hathaway in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Hathaway in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,580 people named Hathaway were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 97
  • 422 were disabled
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 1,205 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,684 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940