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Find more Welliver 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 84 less people named Welliver 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 704 people named Welliver in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Welliver in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 620 people named Welliver were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 605 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 83 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,587
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 29% were children

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10 was born in foreign country
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana