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Find more Hanel 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 148 more people named Hanel 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 643 people named Hanel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Hanel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 791 people named Hanel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 53%, or 107 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84
  • 6% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • 103 were born in foreign countries
  • 265 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian