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Find more Hersch 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 588 more people named Hersch 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 1,065 people named Hersch in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 55% more people named Hersch in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,653 people named Hersch were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,586 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 298 adults were unmarried
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 163 women had paying jobs

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

  • 221 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 478 were first-generation Americans