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Find more Yowell 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 89 less people named Yowell 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 1,460 people named Yowell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Yowell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,371 people named Yowell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 44 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 281 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 97 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian