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Find more Hyer 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 10 less people named Hyer 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 1,675 people named Hyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Hyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,665 people named Hyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 261 adults were unmarried
  • 35 reported their race as other than white
  • For 833 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 150 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from New Jersey
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • 321 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940