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Find more Isabel 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 47 less people named Isabel 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 593 people named Isabel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Isabel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 546 people named Isabel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $789
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 93% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 30% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,568

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 134 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas