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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 1,328 people named Pendley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% more people named Pendley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,706 people named Pendley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 1,676 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 485 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 34 were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from United States