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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 97 people named Werr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 181% more people named Werr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 273 people named Werr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 263 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 44 adults were unmarried
  • 12 reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 46 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940