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Find more Melina 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 91 more people named Melina in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 119 people named Melina in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% more people named Melina in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 210 people named Melina were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 25% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most fathers originated from Italy
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • 51 were first-generation Americans