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Find more Woodham 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 279 more people named Woodham 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 1,359 people named Woodham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Woodham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,638 people named Woodham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 222 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1,572 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 137 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,999

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 406 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17 was born in foreign country