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Find more Heskett 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 47 less people named Heskett 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 825 people named Heskett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Heskett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 778 people named Heskett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 752 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 380 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95

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

  • 109 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 36 were born in foreign countries
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 77 were first-generation Americans