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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 173 people named Wiget in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Wiget in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 154 people named Wiget were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 59%, or 24 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • 32 were born in foreign countries
  • 32% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri