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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 9 people named Wheway in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 56% more people named Wheway in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14 people named Wheway were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 39 hours a week
  • For 6 females, Elizabeth was the most common name
  • 1 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,000
  • 75%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6 were first-generation Americans
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut