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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 64 people named Edsel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Edsel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • 2 were disabled
  • 16 adults were unmarried
  • 3% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was at home

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

  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • 5 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina