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Find more Stel 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 62 more people named Stel 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 20 people named Stel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 310% more people named Stel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 82 people named Stel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15 adults were unmarried
  • 1 was disabled
  • For 41 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $9,155

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Swiss
  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • 45% were born in foreign countries