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Find more Mendon 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 76 more people named Mendon 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 42 people named Mendon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 181% more people named Mendon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 118 people named Mendon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 55 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 2 were disabled
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Francis

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

  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 19% were first-generation Americans
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940