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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 86 people named Dells in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 323% more people named Dells in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 364 people named Dells were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 181 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was housework
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85
  • 13 were disabled

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

  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 12 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian