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Find more Melichar 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 10 more people named Melichar 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 351 people named Melichar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Melichar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 361 people named Melichar were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 6 were disabled
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,934

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • They most commonly lived in Nebraska
  • Most fathers originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 28% were born in foreign countries