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Find more Wandersee 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 13 more people named Wandersee 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 288 people named Wandersee in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Wandersee in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 301 people named Wandersee were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85
  • 55 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,611
  • 20 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • 154 were first-generation Americans
  • 42 were born in foreign countries
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940