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Find more Blockwell 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 1,498 more people named Blockwell 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 185 people named Blockwell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 810% more people named Blockwell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,683 people named Blockwell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 450 reported their race as other than white
  • 123 women had paying jobs
  • 61%, or 242 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 831 females, Edith was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 314 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 12 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina