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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 331 people named Rennels in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Rennels in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 358 people named Rennels were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20 reported their race as other than white
  • 31 women had paying jobs
  • For 177 females, Hazel was the most common name
  • 51%, or 53 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 6 were born in foreign countries