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Find more Wads 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 154 more people named Wads 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 16 people named Wads in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 962% more people named Wads in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 170 people named Wads were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% were disabled
  • They typically took 4 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • Most common occupation was maid

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Japan
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • Most mothers originated from