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Where is the Waid family from?
You can see how Waid families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Waid family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Waid families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 14 Waid families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 25% of all the recorded Waid's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Waid families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Waid surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Waid. 22% of Waid men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Waid women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Waid were Farming and Seamstress. .