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Find more Hoyt 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 408 less people named Hoyt 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 12,693 people named Hoyt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Hoyt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12,285 people named Hoyt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 1,898 adults were unmarried
  • 1,687 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,003

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

  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 497 were born in foreign countries