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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 3,777 people named Hartwell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Hartwell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,847 people named Hartwell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 465 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • 663 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Irish