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Find more Waugh 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 206 more people named Waugh 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 5,932 people named Waugh in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Waugh in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,138 people named Waugh were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 926 adults were unmarried
  • 479 women had paying jobs
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,000

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

  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1,140 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were born in foreign countries