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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 196 people named Mellema in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Mellema in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 272 people named Mellema were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $939
  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • 87 were children
  • 268 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 109 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 56 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940