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Find more Hite 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 161 less people named Hite 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 6,698 people named Hite in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Hite in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,537 people named Hite were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 254 were disabled
  • The average annual income was $892
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 101
  • For 3,237 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 487 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were first-generation Americans