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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 82 people named Mettam in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Mettam in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 81 people named Mettam were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,364
  • 5 women had paying jobs
  • 7 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,843
  • 14 adults were unmarried

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

  • 20% were born in foreign countries
  • 25 were first-generation Americans
  • 16 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian