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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 90 people named Wesseler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Wesseler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 125 people named Wesseler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio