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

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In 1940, 544 people named Wichmann were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 84
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was William

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

  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 225 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 45% were first-generation Americans