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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 177 people named Roesel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Roesel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 211 people named Roesel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 80
  • 54 were children
  • 26% were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 63 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia