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Find more Waldrop 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 562 more people named Waldrop 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 4,533 people named Waldrop in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Waldrop in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,095 people named Waldrop were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 179 were disabled
  • 1,902 were children
  • 345 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 1,183 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German