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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 126 people named Compeau in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% more people named Compeau in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 157 people named Compeau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 were disabled
  • 15 women had paying jobs
  • 54%, or 20 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 3% reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 17 were born in foreign countries
  • 35 were first-generation Americans