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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 11 people named Tefel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Tefel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Tefel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 37 hours a week
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 3 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was jr laborer

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

  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Nicaragua
  • They most commonly lived in Puerto Rico