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Find more Hickey 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 1,112 less people named Hickey 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 18,640 people named Hickey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Hickey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17,528 people named Hickey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 2,457 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31% of adults were unmarried
  • 1,927 women had paying jobs
  • For 8,920 females, Catherine was the most common name

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

  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 32% were first-generation Americans