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Find more Fennel 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 173 less people named Fennel 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 1,045 people named Fennel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Fennel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 872 people named Fennel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 132 adults were unmarried
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 432 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $727

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 193 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 55 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% were born in foreign countries