You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Melhouse relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 19 more people named Melhouse in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 66 people named Melhouse in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Melhouse in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 85 people named Melhouse were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • For 35 females, Alma was the most common name
  • 75%, or 18 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $722

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 34 were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940