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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 132 people named Wheaten in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Wheaten in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 166 people named Wheaten were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39% were children
  • 39% reported their race as other than white
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was carpenter

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • 13 were first-generation Americans
  • 33 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania