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Find more Wriston 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 69 more people named Wriston 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 329 people named Wriston in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Wriston in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 398 people named Wriston were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 44 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 4% were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 83
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 was born in foreign country