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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 53 people named Vancel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 153% more people named Vancel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 134 people named Vancel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 44% were female, the most common name for males was Earl
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 34% were children
  • 11 were disabled

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak