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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 88 people named Wirey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Wirey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 146 people named Wirey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 75 females, Helen was the most common name
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois