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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 264 people named Wendelken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Wendelken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 248 people named Wendelken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55%, or 39 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,463
  • 4 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 32 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • Most fathers originated from Germany