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Find more Wittmer 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 105 less people named Wittmer 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 1,060 people named Wittmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Wittmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 955 people named Wittmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 134 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,558
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 114 were born in foreign countries
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 117 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany