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Find more Wett 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 841 more people named Wett 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 74 people named Wett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1136% more people named Wett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 915 people named Wett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 140 adults were unmarried
  • 284 were children
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,044

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • 14% were born in foreign countries