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Find more Edgil 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 69 more people named Edgil 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 72 people named Edgil in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 96% more people named Edgil in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 141 people named Edgil were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 64 females, Martha was the most common name
  • 99% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 39% were children
  • 9 were disabled

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

  • 81 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama