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Find more Williames 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 494 more people named Williames 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 49 people named Williames in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1008% more people named Williames in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 543 people named Williames were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51 women had paying jobs
  • 60%, or 81 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 81 adults were unmarried
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 132 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940