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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 32 people named Lagel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 91% more people named Lagel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 61 people named Lagel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 58%, or 7 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 29% of adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Germany