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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 181 people named Wattenberg in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Wattenberg in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 242 people named Wattenberg were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 239 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The average annual income was $1,236
  • 59 were children

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

  • 62 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 30% were born in foreign countries
  • 26% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940