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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 945 people named Wehmeyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Wehmeyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 946 people named Wehmeyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 6% were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • 310 were first-generation Americans
  • 193 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940