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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 1,755 people named Wiggs in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Wiggs in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,960 people named Wiggs were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 322 reported their race as other than white
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 1,865 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 71 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 432 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940