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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 12 people named Walkabout in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Walkabout in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Walkabout were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 11 hours a week
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 60
  • They typically took 26 weeks of vacation a year
  • 44% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Oklahoma
  • 12 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Oklahoma
  • They most commonly lived in Oklahoma