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Find more Wittenberg 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 14 more people named Wittenberg 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 1,507 people named Wittenberg in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Wittenberg in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,521 people named Wittenberg were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56 were disabled
  • 52%, or 226 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 198 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,118
  • For 767 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • 336 were born in foreign countries
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Russia