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Find more Wisenberger 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 36 less people named Wisenberger 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 156 people named Wisenberger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Wisenberger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 120 people named Wisenberger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 16 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,531
  • 4 were disabled
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer

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

  • 22 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 57 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois