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Find more Wisham 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 83 more people named Wisham 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 255 people named Wisham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Wisham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 338 people named Wisham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 172 females, Annie was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $852
  • 328 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • 3 was born in foreign country
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 85 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey