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Find more Parkenson 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 259 more people named Parkenson 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 55 people named Parkenson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 471% more people named Parkenson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 314 people named Parkenson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% were disabled
  • 16 were disabled
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 24% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey