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Find more Paepke 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 42 more people named Paepke 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 191 people named Paepke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Paepke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 233 people named Paepke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 41 adults were unmarried
  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 47 hours a week
  • For 116 females, Gladys was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 78 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 41% were first-generation Americans