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Find more Norrell 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 85 more people named Norrell 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 723 people named Norrell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Norrell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 808 people named Norrell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15 were disabled
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 117 adults were unmarried
  • 65 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940