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Find more Herton 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 747 more people named Herton 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 93 people named Herton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 803% more people named Herton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 840 people named Herton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% reported their race as other than white
  • 108 women had paying jobs
  • For 433 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 259 were children

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

  • 14 were first-generation Americans
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania