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Find more Willen 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 334 more people named Willen 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 418 people named Willen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 80% more people named Willen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 752 people named Willen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 242 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • They most commonly lived in Maryland
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 99 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 28% were first-generation Americans