You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Peissig 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 25 more people named Peissig in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 39 people named Peissig in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 64% more people named Peissig in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 64 people named Peissig were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 35 females, Helen was the most common name
  • On average men worked 50 hours a week
  • The typical household was 4 people
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • 11 were born in foreign countries