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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 172 people named Wengerd in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 89% more people named Wengerd in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 325 people named Wengerd were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 168 were children
  • 2% were disabled
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was Daniel
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,634

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • The most common mother tongue was Dutch
  • 28% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries