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Find more Widner relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 355 more people named Widner in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 2,267 people named Widner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Widner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,622 people named Widner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 999 were children
  • 53%, or 326 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 184 were first-generation Americans