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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 224 people named Oconnel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 53% more people named Oconnel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 343 people named Oconnel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • 46 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Massachusetts
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940