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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 195 people named Dwelley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Dwelley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 228 people named Dwelley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 220 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% were disabled
  • The average annual income was $906

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

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