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Find more Wingard 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 64 more people named Wingard 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 2,333 people named Wingard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Wingard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,397 people named Wingard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,326 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • For 1,189 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 473 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • 50 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden