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Find more Walts 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 647 more people named Walts 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 653 people named Walts in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 99% more people named Walts in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,300 people named Walts were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,232 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 106 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 231 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940