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Find more Pelletier 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 196 more people named Pelletier 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 6,269 people named Pelletier in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Pelletier in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,465 people named Pelletier were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • 36% were children
  • 5% were disabled
  • 219 were disabled

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

  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • Most mothers originated from Maine
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 2,732 were first-generation Americans