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Find more Peaker 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 108 more people named Peaker 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 163 people named Peaker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Peaker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 271 people named Peaker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 51% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,870
  • 22% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland