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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 122 people named Welly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 158% more people named Welly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 315 people named Welly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 23 reported their race as other than white
  • 45 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,746
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Nova Scotia