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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 1,721 more
named Paul in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 35,058 people named Paul in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 36,779 people
named Paul were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 101
The average annual income was $1,013
35,183 rented out rooms to boarders
They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Paul families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
8,858 were first-generation Americans
13% were born in foreign countries
5,681 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940