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Find more Hammel 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 22 less people named Hammel 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 3,160 people named Hammel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Hammel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,138 people named Hammel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,604 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 394 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,722
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 280 were born in foreign countries
  • 878 were first-generation Americans
  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio