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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 1,901 people named Welsch in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Welsch in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,951 people named Welsch were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 338 adults were unmarried
  • 55 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95

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

  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • 669 were first-generation Americans