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Find more Marcantel 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 185 more people named Marcantel 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 236 people named Marcantel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 78% more people named Marcantel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 421 people named Marcantel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was helper
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was French