Lizaie Petery in the 1940 Census

Age 18, born abt 1922
Birthplace Alabama
Gender Female
Race Negro
Home in 1940
Gees Bend,
Wilcox, Alabama
Household Members   Age
Head Jane Petery 41
Wife Mary Petery 36
Daughter Lizaie Petery 18
Son Pernina Petery 14
Son Conelia Petery 12
Son Sam Sam L Petery 10
Daughter Feola Petery 8
  …and 5 others (view record).
View Actual Record Or find other results in the 1940 census for Lizaie Petery
Not the Lizaie Petery you were looking for? View more results from the 1940 Census.

This snapshot of Lizaie Petery’s life was captured by the 1940 U.S. Census.
Discover additional details about Lizaie Petery’s family, home, occupation, income, education and more by viewing the actual census record FREE on

About the 1940 Census

Every 10 years, the U.S. Census captures a moment in time of each of the country’s residents. And the 1940 census was no exception. It’s a unique snapshot of families and households, showing who was living where and what lives were like as America was coming out of the Great Depression. Occupations, ages, birthplaces, income, previous residences are all included plus more. Use details from this census to start uncovering your family’s unique place in history.


With more than 10 billion historical records and family trees, is the world's largest online family history resource. We've spent more than a decade building a rich collection of searchable documents including census records from around the world, vital records that span generations, millions of photos and much more. Start discovering your family history today.