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Find more Matthai 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 19 more people named Matthai 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 94 people named Matthai in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Matthai in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 113 people named Matthai were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Henry
  • Most common occupation was attendant
  • 54% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,865
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • 9 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940