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Find more Mirth 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 77 less people named Mirth 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 211 people named Mirth in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% less people named Mirth in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 134 people named Mirth were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 11 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,909
  • 128 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 65 were first-generation Americans
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • 46 were born in foreign countries
  • 12 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940