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Find more Whigham 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 240 more people named Whigham 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 899 people named Whigham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Whigham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,139 people named Whigham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 89 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,064
  • 140 adults were unmarried
  • 62%, or 155 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 38% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia