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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 13 people named Peavis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% less people named Peavis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Peavis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was 4 and the oldest was 50
  • 25% of women had paying jobs
  • 2 were children

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

  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina