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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 211 people named Wotherspoon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Wotherspoon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 221 people named Wotherspoon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% were children
  • 24 women had paying jobs
  • 2% were disabled
  • The average annual income was $1,310

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Scottish
  • 46% were born in foreign countries