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Find more Medlen 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 66 more people named Medlen 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 381 people named Medlen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Medlen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 447 people named Medlen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35 women had paying jobs
  • 436 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,770
  • 66%, or 72 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 26% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 117 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 20 were born in foreign countries