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Find more Paavola 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 6 less people named Paavola 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 199 people named Paavola in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Paavola in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 193 people named Paavola were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 44 were children
  • 49 adults were unmarried
  • For 81 females, Anna was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $590

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

  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most mothers originated from Finland
  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • 35% were born in foreign countries