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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 602 people named Harpe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Harpe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 870 people named Harpe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28 were disabled
  • 61%, or 126 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 75 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,511
  • 22% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 30 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 27% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940