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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 94 more
named Davel in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 62 people named Davel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 152% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 156 people
named Davel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
3 reported their race as other than white
Most common occupation was housewife
19 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,845
The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 78
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Davel families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
31% were first-generation Americans
They most commonly lived in Virginia
3 were born in foreign countries
16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940