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Find more Waldan 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 189 more people named Waldan 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 54 people named Waldan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 350% more people named Waldan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 243 people named Waldan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38 adults were unmarried
  • 62%, or 32 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 9 were disabled
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany