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Find more Williama 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 772 more people named Williama 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 15 people named Williama in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5147% more people named Williama in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 787 people named Williama were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 34% were children
  • 744 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was maid

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania German
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 2 were first-generation Americans