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Find more Weesen 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 11 less people named Weesen 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 17 people named Weesen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% less people named Weesen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,500
  • 5 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 10 and the oldest was 51

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

  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in California