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Find more Wilhelme 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 154 more people named Wilhelme 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 42 people named Wilhelme in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 367% more people named Wilhelme in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 196 people named Wilhelme were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 28% were children
  • 54 were children
  • 43 adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most fathers originated from Delaware
  • 18 were first-generation Americans
  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940