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Find more Westerfield 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 231 more people named Westerfield 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 1,711 people named Westerfield in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Westerfield in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,942 people named Westerfield were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 53%, or 264 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98
  • The average annual income was $1,031
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • 28 were born in foreign countries
  • 155 were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German