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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 11 people named Wagnan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 173% more people named Wagnan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 30 people named Wagnan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 12 females, Esther was the most common name
  • On average men worked 38 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 50%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 18% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 50% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama