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Find more Menders 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 42 more people named Menders 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 34 people named Menders in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 124% more people named Menders in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 76 people named Menders were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 75
  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 67%, or 12 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $1,040

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

  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • 7 were born in foreign countries