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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 55 people named Woaten in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1131% more people named Woaten in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 677 people named Woaten were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 35 were disabled
  • 47 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • 152 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Native