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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 162 people named Meidl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Meidl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 159 people named Meidl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 47 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 83

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

  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 70 were first-generation Americans