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Find more Finnell relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 75 more people named Finnell in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 1,493 people named Finnell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Finnell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,568 people named Finnell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 790 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85
  • 71 were disabled
  • 9% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • 202 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • Most immigrants originated from Irish Free State