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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 48 people named Melins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 267% more people named Melins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 176 people named Melins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84
  • 8% were disabled
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • 32 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940