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Find more Welter 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 16 less people named Welter 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 2,302 people named Welter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Welter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,286 people named Welter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 46%, or 257 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 291 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,621
  • 17 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 790 were first-generation Americans
  • 253 were born in foreign countries
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 374 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940