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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 211 people named Griswell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 81% more people named Griswell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 382 people named Griswell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 82
  • 38% were children
  • For 196 females, Betty was the most common name
  • 10% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 3 was born in foreign country
  • 12 were first-generation Americans