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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 41 people named Penketh in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Penketh in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 43 people named Penketh were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 24 females, Martha was the most common name
  • 1 reported their race as other than white
  • 6% were disabled
  • 6 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,775

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

  • 12 were born in foreign countries
  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • 1 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Oregon