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Find more Hotard 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 139 more people named Hotard 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 338 people named Hotard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Hotard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 477 people named Hotard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 465 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 34 women had paying jobs
  • 42 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,968
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,968

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • 79 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 1 were born in foreign countries