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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 6,833 people named Parnell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Parnell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,776 people named Parnell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 3,372 females, Annie was the most common name
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 37% were children
  • 501 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,429

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 204 were born in foreign countries