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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 42 people named Meles in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 831% more people named Meles in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 391 people named Meles were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 93% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 21 were disabled
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 7% were disabled

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

  • 76 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 8 were born in foreign countries