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Find more Welds 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 101 more people named Welds 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 24 people named Welds in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 421% more people named Welds in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 125 people named Welds were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 118 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • 38% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,755
  • 43 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 31% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina