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Find more Welkins 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 444 more people named Welkins 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 60 people named Welkins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 740% more people named Welkins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 504 people named Welkins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 67%, or 74 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 77 adults were unmarried
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,853

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Arkansas
  • Most mothers originated from Arkansas
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri