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Find more Ouelette 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 106 less people named Ouelette 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 646 people named Ouelette in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Ouelette in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 540 people named Ouelette were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 37 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,823
  • The average annual income was $742
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 78

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

  • 164 were born in foreign countries
  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 48% were first-generation Americans