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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 1,047 people named Westwood in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Westwood in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,084 people named Westwood were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 35 were disabled
  • 51%, or 150 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Lithuanian
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from England
  • 16% were born in foreign countries