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Find more Woodell 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 366 more people named Woodell 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 936 people named Woodell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Woodell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,302 people named Woodell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 452 were children
  • 173 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia