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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 1,109 people named Longwell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Longwell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,136 people named Longwell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 95 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91
  • 1,103 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 118 were first-generation Americans
  • 213 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940