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Find more Wooding 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 227 more people named Wooding 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 857 people named Wooding in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Wooding in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,084 people named Wooding were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 113 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,540
  • 56%, or 157 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 60 were disabled
  • 93% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 51 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Connecticut
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were born in foreign countries