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Find more Wascom 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 65 more people named Wascom 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 155 people named Wascom in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Wascom in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 220 people named Wascom were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 81 were children
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 79

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1 was first-generation American
  • They most commonly lived in Mississippi
  • 26% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana