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Find more Meadowcroft 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 44 less people named Meadowcroft 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 260 people named Meadowcroft in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Meadowcroft in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 216 people named Meadowcroft were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 10 were disabled
  • 19% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,330

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • 22% were born in foreign countries