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Find more Whiter 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 690 more people named Whiter 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 87 people named Whiter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 793% more people named Whiter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 777 people named Whiter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 96
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 29% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 134 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania Dutch
  • They most commonly lived in New York