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Find more Mellar 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 66 more people named Mellar 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 58 people named Mellar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 114% more people named Mellar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 124 people named Mellar were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 18 adults were unmarried
  • 57%, or 20 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 15 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 15 were born in foreign countries