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Find more Merideth 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 268 less people named Merideth 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 1,480 people named Merideth in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Merideth in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,212 people named Merideth were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 78 women had paying jobs
  • 63 were disabled
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 58%, or 173 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 22 was born in foreign country