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Find more Peria 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 160 more people named Peria 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 64 people named Peria in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 250% more people named Peria in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 224 people named Peria were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $672
  • 4% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Kenneth
  • 217 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 31% were born in foreign countries
  • 12 were first-generation Americans
  • 19% were first-generation Americans
  • 53 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940