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Find more Mellott 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 181 more people named Mellott 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 1,921 people named Mellott in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Mellott in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,102 people named Mellott were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 57% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,491
  • For 1,049 females, Helen was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 2,049 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 400 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940