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Find more Highberger 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 28 less people named Highberger 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 334 people named Highberger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Highberger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 306 people named Highberger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42%, or 32 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The average annual income was $1,025
  • 3% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 46 were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German