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Find more Kossel 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 33 more people named Kossel 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 98 people named Kossel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Kossel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 131 people named Kossel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% were children
  • 3 were disabled
  • 52%, or 15 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 79

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 23% were born in foreign countries
  • 42% were first-generation Americans