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Find more Metoyer 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 211 more people named Metoyer 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 441 people named Metoyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Metoyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 652 people named Metoyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91
  • 56 women had paying jobs
  • 21 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,407

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

  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • 2 were first-generation Americans
  • 124 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 was born in foreign country