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Find more Horwedel 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 48 more people named Horwedel 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 104 people named Horwedel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 46% more people named Horwedel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 152 people named Horwedel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 148 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 78 females, Lois was the most common name
  • 62% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,463
  • 23% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania