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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 202 people named Mense in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Mense in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 201 people named Mense were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 84
  • 65%, or 31 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 186 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 25 women had paying jobs

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

  • 74 were first-generation Americans
  • 37 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940