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Find more Wisby 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 45 more people named Wisby 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 188 people named Wisby in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Wisby in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 233 people named Wisby were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 32% were children
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was general farm work
  • 28 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,948

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

  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • 15 were born in foreign countries