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Find more Mateo 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 293 less people named Mateo 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 1,048 people named Mateo in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% less people named Mateo in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 755 people named Mateo were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 631 reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was labrador
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 100
  • 83%, or 144 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Puerto Rico
  • 88 were first-generation Americans
  • 148 were born in foreign countries