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Find more Peele 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 80 more people named Peele 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 1,558 people named Peele in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Peele in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,638 people named Peele were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $734
  • For 809 females, Annie was the most common name

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 4% were first-generation Americans