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Find more Mesas 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 19 more people named Mesas 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 15 people named Mesas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 127% more people named Mesas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 34 people named Mesas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Feliciano
  • 78%, or 7 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 17 females, Mary was the most common name
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • 4 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940