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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 3,685 people named Westmoreland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Westmoreland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,858 people named Westmoreland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 127 were disabled
  • 3,752 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 1,879 females, Betty was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • The most common mother tongue was Mother Tongue
  • 963 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4% were first-generation Americans