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Find more Rossel 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 134 more people named Rossel 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 203 people named Rossel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Rossel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 337 people named Rossel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 164 females, Anna was the most common name
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 30% were children

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

  • 25% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Scotland