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

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In 1940, 86 people named Mercante were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 were disabled
  • 45% were children
  • Most common occupation was chauffeur
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 80

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • 36 were first-generation Americans