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Find more Wong 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 1,353 more people named Wong 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 8,616 people named Wong in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Wong in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,969 people named Wong were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 94% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $710
  • 2,371 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3,590 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from California
  • 48% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from California