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Find more Metcale 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 9 less people named Metcale 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 16 people named Metcale in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 56% less people named Metcale in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7 people named Metcale were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 was child
  • 14% were children
  • The youngest was 16 and the oldest was 68
  • Although 43% were female, the most common name for males was Stephen

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 19% were born in foreign countries