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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 1,847 people named Pelkey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Pelkey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,848 people named Pelkey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 268 adults were unmarried

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

  • 541 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Maine
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • Most mothers originated from New York