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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 499 people named Cantrall in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Cantrall in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 697 people named Cantrall were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,197
  • 28 were disabled

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

  • 44 were first-generation Americans
  • 143 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois