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Find more Rothwell 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 342 less people named Rothwell 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 2,271 people named Rothwell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Rothwell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,929 people named Rothwell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $1,139

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from England
  • 506 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Irish
  • 13% were born in foreign countries