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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 77 people named Woodwell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 68% more people named Woodwell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 129 people named Woodwell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 87
  • 27% were children
  • 21 adults were unmarried
  • 11 women had paying jobs

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

  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 10 were first-generation Americans