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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 122 people named Fowell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 282% more people named Fowell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 466 people named Fowell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,270
  • 30% were children
  • The average annual income was $1,167
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from England
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in New York