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Find more Wey 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 65 more people named Wey 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 450 people named Wey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Wey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 515 people named Wey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 were disabled
  • 29% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 85
  • For 263 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 134 were first-generation Americans
  • 50 were born in foreign countries