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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 4,238 people named Nettles in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Nettles in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,115 people named Nettles were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 378 women had paying jobs
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Hebrew
  • 947 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940