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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 72 people named Welsand in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Welsand in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 58 people named Welsand were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14 adults were unmarried
  • 9 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,556
  • 44%, or 7 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was William

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 18 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 51% were first-generation Americans