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Find more Moll 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 368 less people named Moll 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 4,317 people named Moll in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Moll in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,949 people named Moll were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,959 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 573 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,822
  • 1,043 were children
  • 324 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • 516 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940