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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 2,064 people named Wert in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Wert in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,372 people named Wert were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 97 were disabled
  • 186 women had paying jobs
  • 144 reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 208 were first-generation Americans