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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 92 people named Willham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Willham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 133 people named Willham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 126 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 6 women had paying jobs
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Thomas

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 23 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4 were first-generation Americans