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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 62 people named Ewel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Ewel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 74 people named Ewel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 27 were children
  • For 40 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,071

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 13% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia