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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 1,706 people named Wamsley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Wamsley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,570 people named Wamsley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 476 were children
  • 5% were disabled
  • 36 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 152 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia