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Find more Wunder 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 83 less people named Wunder 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 1,191 people named Wunder in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Wunder in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,108 people named Wunder were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 48%, or 143 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 32% were first-generation Americans
  • 152 were born in foreign countries