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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 1,115 people named Threlkeld in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Threlkeld in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,240 people named Threlkeld were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 151 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 179 adults were unmarried
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week

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

  • 8 was born in foreign country
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 223 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940