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Find more Wersman 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 14 more people named Wersman 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 16 people named Wersman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 88% more people named Wersman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 30 people named Wersman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 37% were female, the most common name for males was Sam
  • On average men worked 54 hours a week
  • 8% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was shoemaker

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 25% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Romania
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • They most commonly lived in Rhode Island