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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 50 people named Dernell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 74% more people named Dernell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 87 people named Dernell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 3 were disabled
  • 7 women had paying jobs
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada