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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 93 people named Woddell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 496% more people named Woddell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 554 people named Woddell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The average annual income was $878
  • 22 were disabled

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

  • 6 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina