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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 2,108 people named Wille in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Wille in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,608 people named Wille were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 713 were children
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 27% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany