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Find more Welley 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 433 more people named Welley 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 58 people named Welley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 747% more people named Welley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 491 people named Welley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 150 were children
  • 52% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,061
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • 19% were first-generation Americans
  • 108 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940