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Find more Meek 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 2,036 less people named Meek 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 8,327 people named Meek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% less people named Meek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,291 people named Meek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 499 women had paying jobs
  • 6,096 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 950 adults were unmarried
  • 50%, or 796 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • 302 were born in foreign countries