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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 749 people named Asbell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Asbell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 887 people named Asbell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 852 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled
  • 46 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940