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Find more Windish 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 13 more people named Windish 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 380 people named Windish in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Windish in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 393 people named Windish were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 115 were children
  • 11 reported their race as other than white
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,942

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 145 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% were born in foreign countries