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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 243 people named Wemmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Wemmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 326 people named Wemmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,989
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 20 were disabled

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

  • 25 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German