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Find more Vanderweg 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 14 more people named Vanderweg 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 33 people named Vanderweg in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Vanderweg in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 47 people named Vanderweg were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • 7 were children
  • 83% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,830
  • 15 adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • 48% were first-generation Americans