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Find more Wildes 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 260 more people named Wildes 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 878 people named Wildes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Wildes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,138 people named Wildes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 406 were children
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 53%, or 148 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 123 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,144

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • 46 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940