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Find more Snelling 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 10 less people named Snelling 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 2,017 people named Snelling in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Snelling in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,007 people named Snelling were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 226 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,838
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 108 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% were born in foreign countries