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Find more Woodworth 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 60 more people named Woodworth 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 6,024 people named Woodworth in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Woodworth in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,084 people named Woodworth were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,182
  • 878 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,710
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • For 3,124 females, Dorothy was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • 364 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 16% were first-generation Americans