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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 9,426 people named Wagoner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% less people named Wagoner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,337 people named Wagoner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 907 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,500
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • The average annual income was $883

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 256 were born in foreign countries
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries