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Find more Wanser 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 99 more people named Wanser 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 330 people named Wanser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Wanser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 429 people named Wanser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $1,145

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

  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 52 were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries