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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 52 people named Retelle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Retelle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 40 people named Retelle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 32% were children
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Although 40% were female, the most common name for males was Albert
  • 30% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Massachusetts
  • 2 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was French