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Find more Wren 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 170 less people named Wren 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 5,590 people named Wren in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Wren in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,420 people named Wren were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 229 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $890

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • 755 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • 5% were born in foreign countries