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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 7,627 people named Wahl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Wahl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,414 people named Wahl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 257 were disabled
  • 28% were children
  • 2,090 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2,795 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio