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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 71 people named Meintel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Meintel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 70 people named Meintel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 45% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 4 people
  • Most common occupation was machinist
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 79

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

  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 18 were first-generation Americans