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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 320 people named Wale in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 97% more people named Wale in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 631 people named Wale were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 593 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 195 were children
  • 107 adults were unmarried

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

  • 86 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio