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Find more Wade 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 2,230 more people named Wade 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 46,542 people named Wade in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Wade in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 48,772 people named Wade were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 33% were children
  • 46,710 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • 9,425 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England