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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 131 people named Penshorn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Penshorn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 154 people named Penshorn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 40 were children
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 61 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • The most common mother tongue was German