You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Hosey 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 34 more people named Hosey in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 1,481 people named Hosey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Hosey in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 1,515 people named Hosey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 97
  • 35% were children
  • 19% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $808

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 172 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia
  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Irish