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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 158 people named Sergel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 56% more people named Sergel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 247 people named Sergel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 138 females, Rose was the most common name
  • 30 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940