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Find more Wemken 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 4 less people named Wemken 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 20 people named Wemken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% less people named Wemken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Wemken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 1 person
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • For 10 females, Annie was the most common name
  • 16 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • 30% were first-generation Americans