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Find more Fanell 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 1,207 more people named Fanell 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 255 people named Fanell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 473% more people named Fanell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,462 people named Fanell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 64%, or 223 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 22% of women had paying jobs
  • 1,392 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,105

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

  • 29 were born in foreign countries
  • 212 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • 31% were first-generation Americans