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Find more Mayville 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 75 more people named Mayville 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 494 people named Mayville in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Mayville in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 569 people named Mayville were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 34% were children
  • 46% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,544
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most mothers originated from Canada French
  • 16% were born in foreign countries
  • 179 were first-generation Americans