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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 135 people named Meldon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Meldon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 157 people named Meldon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 were disabled
  • 24 reported their race as other than white
  • For 72 females, Sallie was the most common name
  • 17 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,065

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German Up Till Syron Of Ap
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 21% were first-generation Americans
  • 15 were born in foreign countries