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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 20 people named Meshulam in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 90% more people named Meshulam in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38 people named Meshulam were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56%, or 5 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was 5 and the oldest was 68
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • Most common occupation was presser

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

  • 10 were born in foreign countries
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 12 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940