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Find more Rishel 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 127 less people named Rishel 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 990 people named Rishel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Rishel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 863 people named Rishel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 841 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 34 were disabled
  • 24% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 201 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio