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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 24 people named Perden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 762% more people named Perden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 207 people named Perden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 108 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 45 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • 30% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Nebraska
  • 4% were first-generation Americans