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Find more Wellander 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 27 more people named Wellander 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 85 people named Wellander in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% more people named Wellander in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 112 people named Wellander were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 59 females, Barbara was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 13 women had paying jobs

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

  • 39 were first-generation Americans
  • 23 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Washington
  • 46% were first-generation Americans