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Find more Wescott 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 393 less people named Wescott 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 3,295 people named Wescott in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Wescott in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,902 people named Wescott were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 249 women had paying jobs
  • 4% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $1,054
  • 132 were disabled

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 391 were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from New York