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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 1,106 people named Weld in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Weld in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,280 people named Weld were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 256 adults were unmarried
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 295 were children

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 151 were first-generation Americans
  • 205 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New York