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Find more Windham 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 222 more people named Windham 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 4,245 people named Windham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Windham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,467 people named Windham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 641 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was farmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 1,012 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Texas