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Find more Wentz 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 195 less people named Wentz 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 4,670 people named Wentz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Wentz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,475 people named Wentz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 4,330 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 806 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany