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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 57 people named Mewhirter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% less people named Mewhirter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 39 people named Mewhirter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 owned their homes, valued on average at $6,270
  • The youngest was 11 and the oldest was 83
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 7 adults were unmarried

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

  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • 6 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois