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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 67 people named Kels in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Kels in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 111 people named Kels were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 110 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 12 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from New Jersey
  • 11 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • 14 were first-generation Americans