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Find more Heal 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 298 more people named Heal 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 1,003 people named Heal in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Heal in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,301 people named Heal were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 162 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,928
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90

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

  • 110 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 203 were first-generation Americans