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Find more Heise 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 37 less people named Heise 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 2,366 people named Heise in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Heise in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,329 people named Heise were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 38%, or 233 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $1,118

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin
  • 854 were first-generation Americans
  • 360 were born in foreign countries
  • 15% were born in foreign countries