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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 1,153 people named Witty in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Witty in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,248 people named Witty were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 636 females, Anna was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in New York