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Find more Wideman 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 15 more people named Wideman 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 1,850 people named Wideman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Wideman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,865 people named Wideman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 199 women had paying jobs
  • 276 adults were unmarried
  • For 953 females, Marie was the most common name
  • 35% were children

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

  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama