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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 768 people named Mitzel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Mitzel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 977 people named Mitzel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 36% were children
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 212 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 28% were first-generation Americans