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Find more Camphell 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 5,012 more people named Camphell 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 10 people named Camphell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 50120% more people named Camphell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,022 people named Camphell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 2,587 females, Elizabeth was the most common name
  • 57%, or 709 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,064
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Scottish
  • 915 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940