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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 4,610 people named Fennell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Fennell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,672 people named Fennell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4,487 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 402 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,034
  • 1,552 were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • 796 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 356 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 17% were first-generation Americans