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Find more Willams 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 1,049 more people named Willams 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 889 people named Willams in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 118% more people named Willams in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,938 people named Willams were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $753
  • 259 adults were unmarried
  • 79 were disabled
  • 6% were disabled

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

  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 5% were first-generation Americans