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Find more Peres 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 1,119 less people named Peres 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 2,028 people named Peres in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 55% less people named Peres in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 909 people named Peres were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,816
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 872 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 692 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • 189 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Texas