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Find more Martineau 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 96 less people named Martineau 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 1,694 people named Martineau in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Martineau in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,598 people named Martineau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 254 adults were unmarried
  • 38% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,166
  • 60%, or 230 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 174 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Canada
  • 23% were born in foreign countries
  • 389 were born in foreign countries