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Find more Mehan 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 33 less people named Mehan 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 636 people named Mehan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Mehan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 603 people named Mehan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 293 females, Katherine was the most common name
  • 568 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 30% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • 67 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Massachusetts
  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts