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Find more Wason 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 431 more people named Wason 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 478 people named Wason in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 90% more people named Wason in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 909 people named Wason were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 264 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 95 reported their race as other than white
  • 51%, or 125 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 89 were first-generation Americans
  • 62 were born in foreign countries