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Find more Strohl 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 18 less people named Strohl 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 1,256 people named Strohl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Strohl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,238 people named Strohl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 1,209 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 32% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 189 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 128 were first-generation Americans