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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 796 people named Parenteau in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Parenteau in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 895 people named Parenteau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 318 were children

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

  • 86 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota