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Find more Matelis 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 9 less people named Matelis 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 36 people named Matelis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Matelis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 27 people named Matelis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 83% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,100
  • The average annual income was $736
  • The youngest was 8 and the oldest was 60
  • 7 adults were unmarried

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

  • 44% were born in foreign countries
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Lithuania
  • 16 were born in foreign countries