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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 167 people named Mehrens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Mehrens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 137 people named Mehrens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 61 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • 25 adults were unmarried
  • 37% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,793

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

  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • 44 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 9% were born in foreign countries