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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 61 people named Pekas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 148% more people named Pekas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 151 people named Pekas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • Most fathers originated from South Dakota
  • 24 were first-generation Americans
  • 18 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940