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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 34 people named Peight in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Peight in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 48 people named Peight were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • Although 44% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 38%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 2 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% were first-generation Americans