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Find more Chapple 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 146 less people named Chapple 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 1,540 people named Chapple in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Chapple in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,394 people named Chapple were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 179 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 21% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from England
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 19% were first-generation Americans
  • 294 were first-generation Americans