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Find more Herrin 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 72 less people named Herrin 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 3,917 people named Herrin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Herrin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,845 people named Herrin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 278 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 39% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,069
  • 7% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 206 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian