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Find more Heckert 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 119 less people named Heckert 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 1,126 people named Heckert in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Heckert in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,007 people named Heckert were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,019
  • 143 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,203
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 45%, or 120 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 35 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • 158 were first-generation Americans