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Find more Sentell 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 23 more people named Sentell 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 553 people named Sentell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Sentell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 576 people named Sentell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 192 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940