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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 260 people named Ravenel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Ravenel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 262 people named Ravenel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22 women had paying jobs
  • 255 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 10 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 46 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada