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Find more Poal 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 754 more people named Poal 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 176 people named Poal in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 428% more people named Poal in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 930 people named Poal were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 472 females, Anna was the most common name
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 54%, or 111 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • 1 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from Greece
  • 251 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940