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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 701 people named Wentland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Wentland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 819 people named Wentland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42%, or 86 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 136 adults were unmarried
  • 792 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27 were disabled

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

  • 126 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin
  • 126 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German Bohemian