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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 58 people named Wecks in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3690% more people named Wecks in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,198 people named Wecks were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 10% reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 15 were first-generation Americans