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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 54 people named Woodord in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 339% more people named Woodord in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 237 people named Woodord were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 61%, or 31 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 116 females, Mary was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 99

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

  • They most commonly lived in Mississippi
  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940