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Find more Hylland 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 9 less people named Hylland 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 91 people named Hylland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Hylland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 82 people named Hylland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15 adults were unmarried
  • 1 was disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most mothers originated from South Dakota
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway