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Find more Mering 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 55 more people named Mering 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 86 people named Mering in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 64% more people named Mering in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 141 people named Mering were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 64% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,187
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • 14% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Yugoslavia
  • Most fathers originated from Arkansas
  • 20 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940