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Find more Wanen 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 1,173 more people named Wanen 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 66 people named Wanen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1777% more people named Wanen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,239 people named Wanen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 375 were children
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 57%, or 176 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 1 were born in foreign countries