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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 6 people named Melward in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Melward in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7 people named Melward were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 reported their race as other than white
  • 7 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 4 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 18 and the oldest was 51

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

  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 3 were born in foreign countries