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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 799 people named Wiltz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Wiltz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 956 people named Wiltz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50% reported their race as other than white
  • 69 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,150
  • 49 were disabled
  • 941 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 97 were first-generation Americans
  • 31 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana
  • 88 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940