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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 182 people named Cantell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Cantell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 196 people named Cantell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 32% were children
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 12 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 36 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York