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Find more Heywood 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 64 less people named Heywood 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 2,051 people named Heywood in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Heywood in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,987 people named Heywood were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% were children
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 1,883 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $988

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 324 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11% were born in foreign countries