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Find more Collwell 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 42 more people named Collwell 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 30 people named Collwell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 140% more people named Collwell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 72 people named Collwell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was proprietor
  • They typically took 13 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 40 females, Helen was the most common name
  • The typical household was 2 people

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 10 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • 10% were first-generation Americans