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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 49 people named Sevell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 104% more people named Sevell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 100 people named Sevell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 15 weeks of vacation a year
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • 16% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 13 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • 8 were first-generation Americans