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Find more Whisenant 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 68 less people named Whisenant 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 1,440 people named Whisenant in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Whisenant in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,372 people named Whisenant were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49 were disabled
  • 5% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $639
  • For 671 females, Betty was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 41 were first-generation Americans
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 3% were first-generation Americans