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Find more Tenell 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 583 more people named Tenell 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 164 people named Tenell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 355% more people named Tenell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 747 people named Tenell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 384 females, Jessie was the most common name
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,148
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940