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Find more Watty 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 130 more people named Watty 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 73 people named Watty in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 178% more people named Watty in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 203 people named Watty were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 10 were disabled
  • 184 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 77 reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Cherokee
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 12 were first-generation Americans