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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 1,400 people named Hinkel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Hinkel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,523 people named Hinkel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • For 762 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 248 adults were unmarried
  • 23 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 109 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940