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Find more Medina 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 176 less people named Medina 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 13,399 people named Medina in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Medina in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 13,223 people named Medina were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 360 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $532
  • Although 27% were female, the most common name for males was Jose
  • Most common occupation was jornalero

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Puerto Rico