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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 170 people named Mcnell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 126% more people named Mcnell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 384 people named Mcnell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 59%, or 57 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85
  • 34 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,326

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina