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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 82 people named Waxter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Waxter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 85 people named Waxter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 15% reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 70
  • 13 reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 19 were first-generation Americans
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland