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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 9 people named Hortzell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 256% more people named Hortzell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Hortzell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Harry
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6 were disabled

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

  • 7 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania