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Find more Hench 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 27 less people named Hench 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 594 people named Hench in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Hench in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 567 people named Hench were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 276 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 58% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,618
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 543 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • 76 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany